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3D Printing

How to 3D Print in the Library

3D Printing Services are Back! 

Starting February 22, we are accepting 3D printing requests. 

If you have questions about 3D printing, please fill out one of these forms depending on your needs. 

If you want to request a print, please fill out this form. 

If you have questions or would like to request a consultation, please use this form. 


1. Create your own design, or choose from designs shared by others. 

To get help, email

2. Fill in the request form and upload your file. 

3. Approve the cost. 

  • We will email you the estimated cost ($1.50/hour) and print date. 
  • To estimate on your own, download Cura (free), open your file, and view the estimated print time. 

4. Pick up your completed object.

  • We will email you when the print is complete.
  • If you are located at the Whitby Campus, we will mail your print to Whitby Campus Library for pickup. 

About the Service

Cost: $1.50 per hour

Location 3D Printer Models Details
Oshawa Campus Library

Printing hours: 

Monday to Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.;

Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Ultimaker 2+

Ultimaker 2+ Extended

Ultimaker 2 Go

MakerBot Desktop 5th Generation

PLA filament

File type: .stl


Image used with permission of Mohamad Salame.

3D printed stand

Stand. Image used with permission. 

Design by Chirag Paladiya. Image used with permission.

Design by Chirag Paladiya. Image used with permission. 

Design by Qingxun Zhao. Image used with permission. 

Design by David Acosta Laverde. Image used with permission.

Design by David Acosta Laverde. Image used with permission. 

3D printed PVC cuff

PVC cuff. Image used with permission. 

3D printed crank shaft part

Design by Parsa Vahid. Image used with permission. 

Ultimaker 2+ 3D printer

Ultimaker 2+, North Oshawa Library. 

3D printed bridge

Bridge Project - Bridge Truss by WongZCMS is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution license.

3D printed chain links

Chain links. Image used with permission. 

Creative Commons License

This guide was created by Durham College Libraries and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution International 4.0 License, except where otherwise noted. 

Creative Commons Attribution International 4.0 License

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