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The Pflugerville Public Library has a large collection of books to help makers of all types. This list of suggested books will get you started. Don't see what you need? Log in to your library account to request materials. Click here to download this list.

Raspberry Pi
Adventures in Raspberry Pi by Carrie Anne Philbin. 004.1675 PHIL 2015
Make: Sensors: Projects and experiments to measure the world with Arduino and Raspberry Pi by Tero Karvinen. 681 MAKE 2014
Getting started with Raspberry Pi by Matt Richardson and Shawn Wallace. 004.1 RICH 2014 

Arduino
Arduino workshop: a hands-on introduction with 65 projects by John Boxall. 629.8 BOXA 2013
Make: Lego and Arduino projects by John Baichtal. 629.892 BAIC 2014

Make: Arduino Bots and Gadgets by Tero Karvinen. 629.89 KARV 2011
Sylvia's super-awesome project book — Volume 2 — Super simple Arduino! by Sylvia Todd. 629.8 TODD 2014

3D Design and Printing
Make: 3D printing: The essential guide to 3D printers by Anna France. 621.988 MAKE 2014 
3D modeling and printing with Tinkercad: create and print your own 3D models by James Floyd Kelly. 621.988 KELL 2014 3D printing for dummies by Kalani K Hausman. 621.9 HAUS 2014

Making with kids
Maker dad: lunch box guitars, antigravity jars, and 22 other incredibly cool father-daughter DIY projects by Mark Frauenfelder. 745.5 FRAU 2014 
Make: Tinkering — Kids learn by making stuff by Curt Gabrielson. 507.8 GABR 2013 
Tinkerlab: a hands-on guide for little inventors by Rachelle Doorley. 600 DOOR 2014 
The artful parent: simple ways to fill your family's life with art and creativity by Jean Van't Hul. 745.5083 VANT 2013
Made by Dad: 67 blueprints for making cool stuff by Bedford, Scott. 745.5 BEDF 2013
Martha Stewart's favorite crafts for kids: 175 projects for kids of all ages to create, build, design, explore, and share. 745.5 MART 2013

Sewing
Sew electric: a collection of DIY projects that combine fabric, electronics, and programming by Leah Buechley and Kanjun Qiu. 004.16 BUEC 2013
Sewing in a straight line: quick and crafty projects you can make by simply sewing straight by Brett Bara. 646.4 BARA 2011
The sewing machine classroom: learning the ins and outs of your machine by Charlene Phillips. 646.2044 PHIL 2011

Knitting
Simple knitting: 30 quick-to-knit projects for stylish accessories by Ros Badger. 746.432 BADG 2013
Cast on, bind off: 54 step-by-step methods by Leslie Ann Bestor. 746.432 BEST
When bad things happen to good knitters: survival guide for every knitting emergency by Marion Edmonds & Ahza Moore. 746.432 EDMO 2014

Jewelry Making
Simple soldered jewelry & accessories: 40+ Creative Projects by Lisa Bluhm. 745.594 BLUH 2014
Jewelry studio: wire wrapping by Linda Chandler and Christine Ritchey. 745.594 CHAN 2008
Seed bead chic: 25 elegant projects inspired by fine jewelry by  Amy Katz. 745.594 KATZ 2014

More Crafts
Making an impression: designing & creating artful stamps by Geninne D. Zlatkis. 761 ZLAT 2013
Making handmade books: 100+ bindings, structures & forms by Alisa Golden. 686.3 GOLD 2010
Ultimate woodwork bible: a complete reference with step-by-step techniques by Phil Davy and Ben Plewes. 684.08 DAVY 2011
Handmade leather bags & accessories by Elean Ho. 685 HO 2011
Handmade pottery at home: Simple ceramics to make on your kitchen table by Broburg, Frida Anthin. 738 BROB 2013 Make: easy 1+2+3 projects by the editors of Make. 600 MAKE 2015
Make: the annotated build-it-yourself science laboratory by Raymond Barrett and Windell Oskay. 507.8 BARR 2015

This listing is a small sample of our craft and maker books! Come in and talk to a librarian for more recommendations.