I wonder the same thing? Kudos to any library that can actually afford something like this - from the number of poorly-scanned documents I have seen over the years, it seems many can barely afford a quality mfm, much less a 3-D printer. (Please, no one take offense) Mollie W. Titus, MLIS Librarian Medical Library & Community Health Information Center Self Regional Healthcare (SCUGRW) 1325 Spring Street Greenwood, SC 29646 Tel. 864-725-4851 or 4797; Fax 864-725-4838 [log in to unmask] PLEASE NOTE: The Library is located at 1226 Spring St. The mailing address is still 1325 Spring St. We have the time. We are here to help. Thank you for allowing us to assist you. NOTICE: This material may be protected by Copyright Law (TITLE 17 U.S. Code) and is not to be used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research. Confidentiality Notice: This electronic message transmission, including any attachments, contains information from Self Regional Healthcare which may be confidential or privileged. The information is intended to be for the use of the individual or entity named above. If you are not the intended recipient, be aware that any disclosure, copying, distribution or use of the contents of this information is prohibited. If you have received this electronic transmission in error, please notify the sender immediately by a "reply to sender only" message and destroy all electronic and hard copies of the communication, including attachments. -----Original Message----- From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Schott, Michael C Sent: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 12:59 PM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Re: 3d printing I may be an old fogey but my question is - what library applications does one need a 3d printer for and shouldn't that be in engineering not the library? Mike [log in to unmask] -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Disclaimer: This electronic message may contain information that is Proprietary, Confidential, or legally privileged or protected. It is intended only for the use of the individual(s) and entity named in the message. If you are not an intended recipient of this message, please notify the sender immediately and delete the material from your computer. Do not deliver, distribute or copy this message and do not disclose its contents or take any action in reliance on the information it contains.