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Virtual Reality at UAB Libraries: VR at Lister Hill Library

This guide is intended to serve as a source of general information about the virtual reality tools and related services provided by the UAB Libraries. Virtual reality tools and services are intended to support UAB Libraries mission and that of the Univers

Virtual Reality at Lister Hill Library

The Virtual Reality Studio at Lister Hill Library is a first-of-its-kind space in the UAB Libraries. The Virtual Reality Studio, located in Room 110 on the 1st Floor of Lister Hill Library, contains 3 dedicated virtual reality workstations with VIVE PRO Headsets. The UAB Libraries are currently participating in the Springboard pilot to make innovative experience management tools available using the VIVE PRO. This will allow users to easily switch between virtual reality experiences provided by the UAB Libraries. 

Current Virtual Reality Experiences

Develop for virtual and augmented reality using Unity. 

Virtual Reality Workstation 3 in the Lister Hill Library Virtual Reality Studio is a seated workstation. In addition to access to virtual reality experiences, the station also has a Unity Pro License provided through the Unity Education Grant

Students with a valid BlazerID and password are welcome to visit the virtual reality studio during the open hours to use Unity to create virtual and augmented reality content. 

Current UAB student, staff, or faculty members who have created academic or professional virtual or augmented reality content who would like to make their content on the Lister Hill Library virtual reality workstations should contact Dorothy Ogdon, UAB Libraries Emerging Technologies Librarian. 

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