Commons Wall

Hunt_Commons-Wall_3.jpgTwo people speak in front of an audience, with a large screen high above them embedded in the wallHunt_Commons-Wall_2.jpg
Hunt_Commons-Wall_3.jpg
Two people speak in front of an audience, with a large screen high above them embedded in the wall
Hunt_Commons-Wall_2.jpg

Building: James B. Hunt Jr. Library

Floor: Third Floor

Visible from both learning commons areas on the third and fourth floors, the Commons Wall is at the center of the library’s academic activity. The Monumental Stair opposite the Commons Wall can accommodate a large number of simultaneous viewers.

The Commons Wall is available for student, faculty, and community projects.

  •   How do I reserve and access this space?

    This space can be reserved by faculty through special arrangement. Please use the contact email address below.

  •   What's inside?

    Capacity

    80 people

    Furniture

    • Exhibits / Art
  •   Room specs & details

    Size

    • Width: 2880 pixels, 10.6 feet, 9 MicroTiles units
    • Height: 2400 pixels, 12 feet, 10 MicroTiles units

    Aspect ratio     

    6:5 (1.2)

    Ambient light     

    Medium-low

    Dwell time     

    Highly variable; 20 seconds to walk down staircase or hours for sitters

    Sound     

    Only for special events to limit disruption to Commons studying

    File types supported

    • Video: .mov, .m4v, .mp4
    • Image: .jpg, .png
    • Applications made in Processing
  •   Design templates

    To help you design your presentation or experience, we provide these templates fitted to our screens:

  •   How do I get there?

    Using elevators

    • Go through the library gates past Ask Us
    • Continue straight until you reach the blue or third hallway to your right.
    • Turn right into the hallway for the elevators.
    • Take the elevators to the third floor.
    • After leaving the elevator bay, turn right.
    • The Commons Wall is on the wall opposite the stairs.

    Using stairs

    • Go through the library gates past Ask Us
    • Take the yellow stairs on your right to the third floor.
    • Turn left and continue to the stairs.
    • Turn around, and the Commons Wall is on the wall opposite the stairs.
  •   Who do I contact?

     

    If you are interested in displaying your work on the Commons Wall, or if you have any other questions about the Commons Wall, please contact Chris Tonelli, Director of External Relations.

    Chris Tonelli

    9195152595

    catonell@ncsu.edu