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Curriculum Materials Center: Great Materials You Can Use

Lesson Plans and Resources for Educators and Students

Ellison Die Cut Press XL Machine and list of Dies

The Ellison die cut press machine is kept on the first floor in the Access Services department.  To use the machine, please ask at the Circulation Desk on the first floor of the Cullom-Davis Library.

List of Ellison Dies available for use with the Ellison Machine:

  • 4” Letters A-Z
  • 4” Numbers 1-9
  • ?
  • (!)
  • Oval
  • Square
  • Trapezoid
  • Triangle
  • Sun
  • Star
  • Rhombus
  • Rectangle
  • Circle 4” & 1”
  • Toothbrush & Tooth
  • Apple with Worm
  • Graduation cap
  • Caption boxes
  • Closed book
  • Scalloped borders
  • Star borders

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Testing Kits Available in the CMC


The following testing kits are available for use in-house in the Simpson Curriculum Materials Center.  FACULTY ONLY may check out these items and remove them from the Cullom-Davis Library unless special advance permission has been obtained from the Education Librarian.  All of these items are stored upstairs in the locked grey CMC cabinets.  To access any testing kit, ask at the Curriculum Materials Center desk on the second floor or, if unstaffed, the Circulation Desk on the main floor.

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