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3D Printing in McWherter Library

Guide to the 3D Printing Lab at the University of Memphis


1. 3D Training workshops start July 28; if you have not taken the 3D printing training you may NOT use the printers.

2. Extruders must be checked out from the Check-out Desk.

*Please contact Casey Parkman for information



University of Memphis 3D Printer Lab

Welcome to the University of Memphis 3D Printer Lab Portal. This is the place you can visit to register a session with the printer, find out what other people are making, or ask questions about the facility.  You don't have to be an engineer to print in 3D. 


1. Attend a 3D Print Workshop @UofMLibraries

2. Schedule lab time (see Schedule tab)

3. Checkout a 3D Extruder from Circulation Check-Out desk at scheduled lab time*

*3D Extruder check-outs require a signed waiver at check-out time

Scheduling a 3D Printer

The 3D Lab may be scheduled up to 4 Hours per week by University of Memphis students


The 3D Lab closes 1 hour before the library.
Appointments must end by that time.
Appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance.
Lab is available during Summer and Winter Break on limited schedule. 

Lab content

Our Stuff:


2 Makerbot 5th Generation Replicators



1 Makerbot Digitzer



Questions regarding the lab?

Please go to the 3D Forum and post your questions

Lab Volunteers will try and answer as quickly as possible!forum/3dlabmemphis

Need Immediate Assistance? 

Call 901-678-2208