Books

SM-MBOT-BOOK

The mBot robot kit is massively popular due to this high quality and low cost. 

LB-TK-ALICE

micro:bit in Wonderland is a project book where you read a chapter from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and then complete a project linked to the chapter. Most of the projects involve making or crafting something as well as coding. Some of them also include connecting additio...

LB-00332

Quickly write innovative programs for your micro: bit--no experience necessary 

LB-00333

Scratch is the wildly popular educational programming language used in millions of homes and schools worldwide to create interactive art, stories, games, simulations, and music videos.With "The Scratch Activity Cards," a colorful 52-card deck, kids work through beginner-friend...

LB-1506392520

Anyone can create a makerspace. This is the guide to creating a GREAT makerspace. Written by makerspace pioneer Laura Fleming, The Kickstart Guide to Making GREAT Makerspaces is filled with step-by-step, practical ideas that demystify the process of planning and creating a mak...

LB-1433119196

Textile Messages focuses on the emerging field of electronic textiles, or e-textiles - computers that can be soft, colourful, approachable, and beautiful. E-textiles are articles of clothing, home furnishings, or architectures that include embedded computational and electr...

LB-1118951794

The complete beginner's guide to Python, for young people who want to start today Adventures in Python is designed for 11-to 15-year olds who want to teach themselves Python programming, but don't know where to start. Even if you have no programming experience at all, this eas...

LB-1633225267

Preschoolers will love tackling these 20 fun, easy-to-follow step-by-step projects as they learn about STEAM topics (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math). Topics include symmetry and how light bounces to create reflections with mirror mandalas, diffusion and capil...

$29.00
LB-1624312721

Computers and electronic technology have gotten so small and portable that they can be woven into the fabric we wear. Readers will discover new processes, integrate visual information with text, and learn technical word meanings as they find out how makers are creating interes...

LB-00312

littleBits are electronic building blocks with over 60 modules and trillions of combinations. With littleBits, anyone can harness the power of electronics, microcontrollers, and the cloud--regardless of age, gender, technical ability, or educational background. You can combine...

LB-mBotBook

Getting Started with mBots is for non-technical parents, kids and teachers who want to start with a robust robotics platform and then take it to the next level. The heart of the mBot, the mCore is a powerful Arduino based micro-controller that can do many things without solder...

LB-ADVCODING

Want to code but don't have a clue how to get started? In Adventures in Coding, authors and coding experts, Eva Holland and Chris Minnick teach you the easy way to learn how to go from newbie to app-builder in no time at all. The book's 11 awesome projects show you how to mast...

$60.42
SF-BOK-12019

If you’re interested in interactive toys, smart accessories, or light-up fashions, this book is for you! Sew Electric is a set of hands-on LilyPad Arduino tutorials that bring together craft, electronics, and programming. The book walks you through the process of designing and...

LB-1445155869

Help Rapunzel escape from her high tower using a zip wire and a bit of gravity or work out how science and technology can help Little Red Riding Hood fix that wolf once and for all! THis fun and quirky approach takes stories that young readers already know and love, but with t...

AF-2274

No, this book doesn't have 472 pages of raspberry fruit pie recipes.  But it does teach you basic principles to help you use your Raspberry Pi with new, developing technologies.  It's a great addition to the Getting Started with Raspberry Pi book and is an excellent next step ...

SF-BOK-09613

Create your own Arduino-based designs, gain in-depth knowledge of the architecture of Arduino, and learn the user-friendly Arduino language all in the context of practical projects that you can build yourself at home. Get hands-on experience using a variety of projects and rec...

LB-0071835202

Tap into the Internet of Things (IoT) with innovative projects! The Internet of Things:Do-It-Yourself at Home Projects for Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and BeagleBone Black gets you started working with the most popular processing platforms and wireless communication technologies...

LB-RPI3-QUICKSTART

The guide has information how to set the localisation for Australia, how to configure NOOBs and even includes a Raspberry Pi 3 GPIO header chart.

LB-RPI3-GPIO-REFERENCE

The Raspberry Pi 3 GPIO Reference Card made by Little Bird (Australia) makes it quick and easy to understand what pins do what on your RPI3.

LB-MER

Conventional education is struggling to provide the learning environment necessary to help raise the future innovators, problem solvers, and entrepreneurs that advanced societies need. While efforts to transform education in that direction are underway, they are too slow and n...

SF-BOK-13840

What can you do with the Raspberry Pi, the affordable computer the size of a credit card? All sorts of things! If you’re learning how to program—or looking to build new electronic parts—“Getting Started with Raspberry Pi” will show you just how valuable that flexible little pl...

LB-00281

An easy to follow book with line by line explanations and plenty of examples and exercises to practice.

AF-2374

Have you ever wanted comprehensive information on a diverse amount of subjects in a pocket sized, well-organized format...and not had a cell phone signal or internet connection?

SF-BOK-14270

The full-color LilyPad Sewable Electronics Kit Guidebook contains step-by-step instructions for creating four interactive projects from the materials contained in the kit. Examples and circuits are provided and explained. The manual also includes a glossary and troubleshooting...

TB-BM2440

This book is a wealth of information, ideal for hobbyist or anybody interested in winding their own transformers. After the introduction the book covers attributes of coils/transformers, mutual inductance, reactance, resonance, impedance, coil selectivity. It then goes on to t...

LB-00334

This book was written for educators who want to incorporate drones into their curriculum but have no idea where to start. It will cover all that you need to need to know to get off of the ground with a drone program in your school. It covers such basic but important informatio...

AF-1053

The Raspberry Pi User Guide, 4th Edition by Eben Upton and Gareth Halfacree contains everything the reader needs to know to get up and running on the Raspberry Pi.

LB-00338

Sphero is a robotic ball that can be controlled using a tablet or smartphone. Through simple text written to foster creativity and problem solving, students will the art of innovation. Large, colorful images show students how to complete activities. Additional tools, including...

SF-BOK-12006

Join the learning revolution sweeping the globe! 3D printers, robotics, programming, wearable computing, and Arduino capture the imaginations of today’s student. When exciting new technologies combine with hands-on traditions, your classroom becomes a maker-space where learnin...

TB-BM2430

BY M C Sharma. The 741 OP amp IC is very inexpensive yet is comparable to the best in respect of versatility and superb performance. We can't list every one of the 41 kits but here are a few examples: inverting and non-inverting AC and DC amps, X'tal, magnetic, guitar, telepho...