VR Studio

  • Space

Building: D. H. Hill Jr. Library

Floor: Second Floor, West Wing

Rooms: 2317, 2318

Capacity: 20

Virtual reality (VR) provides new ways for people to interact with information and media. The VR Studio at D. H. Hill Jr. Library is a space for enjoying, experimenting with, and creating immersive content. It is equipped with eight workstations representing the three major current VR platforms: the Oculus Rift, PSVR, and HTC Vive as well as other equipment relevant to immersive makership. There are many games and educational experiences available for research. 

Have a request for a piece of software or hardware you'd like to see in the Virtual Reality Studio? Please fill out this convenient form with as much information on the item as possible. 

Access

Only currently affiliated students, faculty, and staff of NC State may gain access to the Hill Library VR Studio. To do so, you must first attend an Orientation session, to ensure your safety and introduce you to various VR Studio equipment.

Please fill out a request form to set up a consultation, to access the room outside of open hours, or for other special inquiries.

Workstations in the VR Studio

Reserve a VR Workstation

  •   Reservation and Use Guidelines

    Reservable up to 7 days in advance.
    Reserve for up to 4 hours
    Reservable by Students, Graduate Students, Faculty, Staff
    After 15 minute grace period for arrival, space becomes available to others.
    View room use guidelines.

  •   Directions

    Elevator

    Enter the Hill Library from the Hillsborough St. entrance. Turn left and ask the staff at the desk to open the door to the elevator bay. Take the elevator to the second floor, and turn right. Take the hallway on the right and then turn left. The VR Studio is on your right before the glass doors.

    Stairs

    Enter the Hill Library from the Hillsborough St. entrance. Go through the gates and the stairs will be on your right. Take these stairs to the second floor, and turn left. Continue down the hallway stopping before you reach the glass doors. The VR Studio is the door on the right.

  •   Reservation Information

    Reservation Information

    Orientation is required before making a reservation. Orientation schedule available at: https://www.lib.ncsu.edu/workshops

  •  Contact Information
    Colin Keenan