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Emerging Technologies in the Library

Overview of emerging technologies & services in the Library at LSC-Montgomery.

VR Hub

The Library recently added new virtual reality (VR) hardware and software to its inventory of technology.  This technology is available for LSC-Montgomery students, faculty, and staff to experience.  Please contact Cole Williamson to schedule an appointment.  

VR Hardware
HP Z VR Backpack G1 Workstation (computer) & HTC Vive Pro (headset)
Computer Specifications Headset Specifications

Includes harness, dock, and external batteries

Includes 2 rechargeable controllers

Operating System: Windows 10

Screen: Dual AMOLED 3.5” diagonal

Resolution: 1440 x 1600 pixels per eye (2880 x 1600 pixels combined)

Refresh Rate: 90 Hz

Field of View: 110 degrees

CPU: 7th Generation Intel Core i7

Audio: HiRes certificate headset

VR Software
The programs available on the Library's VR system were obtained for free from the Steam platform.   
The Body VR MindShow

Star Wars: Droid Repair Bay

Google Earth VR The Lab Epic Roller Coasters
Google Blocks The Wave The Body VR: Journey Inside a Cell