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Makerspace and Crafting Equipment: Grand Island Campus

The Library Resource Center in Grand Island, NE has makerspace equipment available in the form of a button maker, circle cutter, or button machine supplies. They can be used by Central Community College faculty, staff, students to make magnets, pins, or keychains from personal photos or designs. To use the button machine, please visit Campus Center, Room 206 or contact a library staff member.  

Button press machine from the American Button Company.

Button Maker

Button machine supplies:

Button Supplies

Flat pyramid of magnets, keychains, and pins made from a button press machine.

Buttons: Magnets, Keychains, and Pins

Makerspace and Crafting Equipment: Hastings Campus

The Library Resource Center in Hastings, NE has the following makerspace equipment that can be used by Central Community College faculty, staff, or students:

  • The 'Ultlima 35Ez-Load Laminator' can be used to laminate papers up to 12 inches wide.
  • The 'button maker and circle cutter' can be used to make pins, magnets and keychains.
  • The 'AccuCut/Ellison Diecut Machine' can be used to make letters and shapes.  The library has a complete set of alphabet letters, numbers, and some seasonal and holiday shapes.

To use the makerspace equipment, please visit the Nuckolls Building, Room 114 or contact a library staff member.  

Blue, silver, purple, and white Utlima 35Ez-Load laminator on a wooden surface.


Black and red button press machine and circle cutter from the American Button Company on a table.

Button Machine and CIrcle Cutter

'AccuCut/Ellison Diecut Machine,' die cut, and a blue letter 'A' on a wooden surface.

AccuCut/Ellison Diecut Machine and Die Cut

Box of assorted 'AccuCut/Ellison Diecut' cartridges.

AccuCut/Ellison Diecut Machine Cartridges