uCreate Studio is the University of Edinburgh’s digitally focussed community makerspace. Providing free access to a range of new and transformative technologies along with user support, training, specialist advice and guidance on their use. Supported activities include Computer Aided Design and Manufacture; Electronics and Programming; 3D Digitisation and Virtual and Augmented Reality. The uCreate Studio service is available for use by anyone within the University of Edinburgh community during staffed hours (10am – 8pm, Monday to Friday) following induction.
uCreate also provides printing and specialist multimedia software and hardware, including Adobe Creative Suite and large format colour and 3D printers. Off-air recording and broadcast media archive service (Box of Broadcasts) are also available, which allows staff and students to record and catch-up on missed programmes on and off-campus, schedule recordings in advance, edit programmes into clips, create playlists, embed clips into VLEs, share what they are watching with others and search a growing archive of material.