Creating low-cost VR for your Library

Groves, Antony (2017) Creating low-cost VR for your Library. In: Affordable Futures: High-tech, low-cost Library innovations, 17 Nov 2017, University of Sussex Library.

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Abstract

For many of us, technologies such as 360 photography and Virtual Reality may seem like extravagances: what real value can they add to our library services and at what cost? The following hands-on workshop will demonstrate some of the practical applications of these technologies at the University of Sussex - from enriching our presence on Google Maps with 3600 photography, to making inaccessible parts of the campus accessible through VR. This workshop will also give attendees the chance to try creating their own low cost spherical photography and VR using Google Cardboard.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Other)
Additional Information: Organised by the Mulitmedia Information & Technology CILIP Special Interest Group.
Schools and Departments: Professional Services > Library
Subjects: Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z0665 Library Science. Information Science
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z0719 Libraries (General)
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Depositing User: Antony Groves
Date Deposited: 02 Jan 2018 14:14
Last Modified: 02 Jan 2018 14:14
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/72560

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