The McGill Research Commons has five 3D printers available free to current students and faculty after completion of mandatory training session.
- 3D printing training is required for first time users and posted on the library's workshop page as they are scheduled.
- 3D printing staff also provides one-on-one training outside of the scheduled workshops. Email 3dprint.library [at] mcgill.ca to schedule an appointment.
The 3D printers can be reserved for the requisite printing time through the Library’s booking system.
We require at least 24 hours notice to approve reservations, not including weekends.
3D Printing Staff will be available in Research Commons: Room B during select hours to answer questions, and assist in the 3D printing process.
For the Winter 2018 semester staff members are available during the following hours:
Staff Support Hours Summer 2018
3D printing staff will not be available through the summer.
For more information about the McGill Library's 3D printers, including slicer recommendations and troubleshooting tips, please consult our 3D Printer Information Sheet and Troubleshooting Guide.
Use of the 3D printers is contingent upon compliance with the Library’s Regulation on the Use of 3D Printers.