Virtual Discovery Space
What is it?
The Virtual Discovery Space is MSU's immersive visualization and virtual reality environment. Equipped with four large screens and virtual reality, this space is located on the first floor of Montana State University Library. The Virtual Discovery Space is ideal for exploring virtual reality, teaching and learning, viewing hi-resolution images and videos, collaborating with colleagues around the world, and much more.
What about using Virtual Reality?
The Virtual Discovery Space is equipped with HTC Vive powered by SteamVR for an immersive virtual reality (VR) experience. Learn more about the VR setup, VR applications available, and VR use.
Where is it?
The Virtual Discovery Space is a public area on the first floor of the MSU Library, across from the Service Desk to the North, near the stairs.
How do I use it?
The Virtual Discovery Space is available for use by MSU faculty, staff, and students by special appointment only during the spring 2021 semester. You can make an appointment to use the Virtual Discovery Space by contacting Doralyn Rossmann, Head of Digital Library Initiatives. Please contact her via email at firstname.lastname@example.org at least 24 hours in advance of your need. We have a simple instruction manual available and an advanced, detailed instruction manual as linked here as accessible PDFs. Also, check out our introductory video tutorial!
Use Cases for Students
Use Cases for Faculty