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BatLab Makerspace: Raspberry Pi

The new ACC Library BatLab is a pop-up makerspace for all ACC students, faculty and staff.

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Raspberry Pi Description

"The Raspberry Pi is a low cost, credit-card sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV, and uses a standard keyboard and mouse. It is a capable little device that enables people of all ages to explore computing and to learn how to program in languages like Scratch and Python." (What is a Raspberry Pi?).

Beginners Guide 

Raspberry Pi Documentation 

Ready to get started? Check out the above beginners guide or these helpful guides and tutorials from the Raspberry Pi website below: 

Getting started with Raspberry Pi

Setting up your Raspberry Pi

Using your Raspberry Pi

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Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center


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Offers "how-to" instructions for virtually every hobby enthusiast with full text for more than 1,500 leading hobby books and craft magazines that cover Arts & Crafts, Collecting, Home & Garden, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, 3D Printing, and more!




 Beginner Raspberry Pi Projects

Find basic tutorials for Raspberry Pi here! 

Learn more about Raspberry Pi and try out some projects direct from the creators of the Raspberry Pi. Beginner-level friendly! 


Intermediate to Advanced Projects

Community-sourced projects with varying levels of difficulties organized by platform. 

Instructables is a community-created hub of various projects ranging from simple art projects to intricate tech builds. Here you can find a hub of projects for Raspberry Pi and more. 

Community sourced projects that users can create or contribute to all in one place. Make: Projects aren't just limited to Raspberry Pi, but have a wide variety of projects to choose from. 

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