Alison J. Harris

Librarian

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A Slice of Raspberry Pi on Pi Day

I just ordered my own personal Raspberry Pi 2 and I’m still deciding what to build with it. I’ve always been fascinated with building computers, particularly computers that have a small physical footprint. I think a great idea would be a Raspberry Pi home server. I’ll be moving to a new home soon and it would be a neat addition…..

March 14, 2015 , Comment

Coding for Kids

In March, CNN published an article about CoderDojo, the newest wave of technology education for kids. CoderDojo is a movement to create free coder clubs that have experienced mentors from the community help kids as they learn and experiment with writing code. The first CoderDojo began in Ireland in 2011 and has since spread throughout the world. Libraries definitely fit the requirements for starting….

September 13, 2013 , , Comment