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uCreate - Makerspace, Multimedia and Loans. Equipment, advice and training for the whole university community.

uCreate Makerspace - The University of Edinburgh's biggest community makerspace which is completely free of charge. We offer equipment, advice, training, and support to help you make (almost) anything. Please see the uCreate Makerspace website for further details.

uCreate Multimedia - Document and film scanning, poster printing, laminating and creative software on open access pc's available on a self-service basis.

uCreate Loans - A wide range of equipment - from 3D scanners to VR headsets and electronics - available for all staff and students to loan and be used off campus. Please see the uCreate Makerspace website for further details.

uCreate Multimedia Facilities

At uCreate multimedia you can print your own posters, laminate documents, use design software and scan film and documents to high resolution.

Latest news

The latest news from uCreate.

uCreate Multimedia support

Guidance and instructions to help you use uCreate multimedia facilities.

uCreate Makerspace and Loans

The uCreate Makerspace provides a wide range of new and transformative technologies including 3D printing, laser cutting, 3D scanning, electronics and virtual reality

uCreate centre locations

uCreate Makerspace and Loans:

uCreate Multimedia:

  • First floor Main Library, George Square - open 24/7
  • First floor Noreen & Kenneth Murray Library, King's Buildings - available during Library opening hours - Offline until the end of August 2022