Idea Exchange has a number of 3D printers available for public use:
Old Post Office location:
Cubicon Single Plus
Cubicon... Read More»
Always wanted to try 3D printing, but haven’t yet? Or, maybe you’ve been working away at a 3D design that you’re keen to complete?
Great news – 3D... Read More»
Do you have family history or other videos captured on 8mm film reels or Super 8 film reels? Bring these memories back to life with Reel-to-Reel Film... Read More»
Want to make YouTube videos, podcasts, or digital art? Do you have boxes of old photographic slides or film negatives just waiting to be digitized?... Read More»
Do you need a recommendation on what to read next online? Help navigating the latest government or health information updates on COVID- 19? Do you... Read More»
STUDY TABLES and FREE Wi-Fi
Study stations are available at all locations. Bring your own device and use the free Wi-Fi. There is no login or... Read More»
Are you learning to speak English? Would you like to practice your English speaking skills?
From September through May, come and be a part of our... Read More»
Calling all scrap-bookers, card-makers and crafters. Idea Exchange, Old Post Office has a public Cricut machine!
What does the Cricut do? Well, it... Read More»
Here in the Old Post Office Makerspace we are thrilled to provide access to a digital embroidery machine. This machine makes it easy for you to... Read More»
Need to write an exam? We offer free exam proctoring during our opening hours.
A small study room at our Queen's Square location can be reserved to... Read More»
Tours are offered for all of our exhibitions. School groups, organizations, and corporate groups are welcome. Tours can be designed to suit your... Read More»
Smile and say cheese! The Creative Studios at the Old Post Office offers a Green Screen. Use our black or white backdrop to setup the perfect... Read More»
Idea Exchange is now resuming Inter-Library loan service. Please be aware that interlibrary loans may take a little longer than usual to arrive as... Read More»
The Old Post Office Makerspace now offers self-serve laminating at $1.00 per sheet. Letter (8.5" x 11'") and legal (8.5" x 14") sizes available. No... Read More»
The Old Post Office Makerspace offers Idea Exchange members free access to the Trotec Speedy 360 Laser Engraver.
Laser engraver technology allows... Read More»
If you find winter difficult, we’ve got just the thing to boost your spirits during the cold, dark months. Light Therapy Lamps are available for use... Read More»
Ever wonder what was it like to live in Preston, Hespeler and Galt...before there was a Cambridge? You can uncover our city's history with these Idea... Read More»
At Idea Exchange, we work incredibly hard to provide a welcoming and accessible environment for all members of our community, and to provide our... Read More»
Idea Exchange offers a variety of craft and maker kits for all ages and skill levels. Each staff developed kit comes ready to assemble with... Read More»
Historical documents on microfilm and microform readers are kept at our Idea Exchange, Queen's Square location. Please ask at Member Services for... Read More»
Idea Exchange offers a large selection of popular and educational movies for children and adults. These movies are listed in the online catalogue and... Read More»
The Creative Studios at the Old Post Office offers a music hub with drums, acoustic and electric guitars, a bass guitar, keyboards, and even a... Read More»
We’re pleased to announce that Queen’s Square now has laptops available for on-site use. You can check them out at the Member Services desk with an... Read More»
Sit down and chat with Crystal, an Outreach worker from Langs
Mondays: 9:30am - 1:00pm
Thursdays: 9:30am - 1:00pm
Get information you need about the... Read More»
Are you looking for something new to read, watch or listen to? We can help! Let us take care of you and hand select some recommended materials that... Read More»
Printing, photocopying, scanning, and faxing is available at each location. You can also print via Wi-Fi at all locations.
Debit/credit payments are... Read More»
Under Idea Exchange’s reciprocal borrowing program, residents from Hamilton, Waterloo, Kitchener, Guelph, Wellington County, Brantford, Brant County... Read More»
Please contact each location for rules around the use and booking of each space.
All Program Room and Meeting Room use is subject to the Room Booking... Read More»
How does your garden grow? At Idea Exchange, we have seeds to help out. Our Preston location is home to a free Seed Library, where you can browse and... Read More»
As a primary settlement agency in Cambridge, YMCA Immigrant Services acts as a “first stop” for newcomers. Through the YMCA Library Settlement... Read More»
Free Individual appointments are available to assist you with the use of technology. Appointments are for 60 minutes. A friendly staff member is... Read More»
Interested in gaming but don’t own a console? Want to try before you buy? We’ve got you covered with the latest in video game consoles and Virtual... Read More»
If you’re interested in illustration, photography or graphic design, you’re going to love the Wacom Intuos Art tablet available for use in the... Read More»
Idea Exchange allows you to print to an Idea Exchange printer from just about anywhere and any device.
Choose one of the options below to begin:... Read More»