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Arduino: Project Ideas

In this guide:

 Project Ideas

Around the web

A list of 11 beginners project ideas for Arduino can be found on the Sparkfun tutorials page. The tutorials on this page will teach you how to:

  • Install drivers
  • Learn how various sensors function
  • Drive a motor
  • And more..
Arduino Instructables
Instructables provides access to a wide range of project instructions and lesson plans for Arduino.


e-Book project ideas

The following e-Books are availble to UTS staff and students via UTS Library. Some are also available to borrow as hardcopy books.

Arduino project handbook: 25 simple electronics projects for beginners
Geddes, M. 2016 – 2017.
Volume 1 and Volume 2

Electronics Cookbook : Practical Electronic Recipes with Arduino and Raspberry Pi
Monk, S. 2017.

Arduino playgroundArduino playground : geeky projects for the experienced maker
Andrews, W. 2017.

Building Smart Drones with ESP8266 and Arduino 
Towaha, S. 2018. 

Internet of things with Arduino cookbook : over 60 recipes will help you build smart IoT solutions and surprise yourself with captivating IoT projects you thought only existed in Bond movies
Schwartz, M. 2016.

The maker's guide to the zombie apocalypse : defend your base with simple circuits, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi
Monk, S. 2016.