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Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and Makey Makey kits

Resources for getting started with electronics hardware kits.


Workshop info

Further Reading

Parks Library has over 250 print and e-books on Arduino and/or Raspberry Pi.

Print books:arduino workshop featuring a robot using electronics

  • Boxall, J. (2013). Arduino workshop.  San Francisco, CA: No Starch Press.
  • Margolis, M. (2011). Arduino cookbook. Sebastopol, CA: O’Reilly Media.
  • Monk, S. (2017). Electronics cookbook: Practical electronic recipies with Arduino and Raspberry Pi. Sebastopol, CA: O’Reilly Media.
  • Monk, S. (2016). Make: Action: Movement, light, and sound with Arduino and Raspberry Pi. San Francisco, CA: Maker Media.motor toys with arduino and raspberry pi
  • Monk, S. (2016). The maker’s guide to the zombie apocalypse: Defend your base with simple circuits, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi. San Francisco, CA: No Starch  Press.
  • Nussey, J. (2013). Arduino for dummies.  West Sussex, England: John Wiley & Sons.
  • Graves, C. (2017) 20 Makey Makey projects for the evil genius. New York, N.Y.: McGraw-Hill Education.
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  • ...and many more