The Teaching and Visualization Lab provides the largest format visual experience with a 270 degree viewing angle, excellent for delivering high-impact presentations or large-format visualizations. It supports stereo and 5.1 surround sound from library sources or a personal laptop. This room can hold up to 40 people.
The projection screen dimensions:
Height: 71in (front), 84in (sides)
Left wall: 26ft
Left corner: 11ft 2.5in
Front: 25ft 6in
Right Corner: 11ft 2.5in
Right wall: 22ft 4in
Lecture Mode - 1 Laptop Use the provided HDMI cable to display content from a single laptop on the two corner screens. Users may bring their own laptops or borrow one from the Ask Us center. Internet access and audio output are included. A presentation remote and podium can be provided upon request.
Lecture Mode - 2 Laptops Use the provided HDMI cables to display content from 2 laptops on the two corner screens. Users may bring their own laptops or borrow them from the Ask Us center. Internet access and audio output are included. A presentation remote and podium can be provided upon request.
Wrap-around Visualization Mode Ten blended projectors create a continuous projection display with a 270 degree viewing angle. A keyboard and integrated mouse are provided for users to interact with the Game Server. Internet access, a web browser, Microsoft Office, VLC media player, and an image viewer are available, as well as 5.1-channel surround sound output. Due to the complexity of the wrap-around mode, NCSU Libraries will arrange a consultation visit for anyone who wishes to use this display setup for an event.
Wrap-around Mode 16384 x 1200 px.
10 blended HD projectors
download the template South Wall 4608 x 1200 px.
3 blended HD projectors
Southwest Corner 1920 x 1200 px.
1 HD projector
West Wall 4608 x 1062 px.
3 blended HD projectors
Northwest Corner 1920 x 1200 px.
1 HD projector
South Wall 3328 x 1200 px.
2 blended HD projectors
Sennheiser 5 speaker K-Array 5.1 Surround sound (not available for all sources) Stereo output
A great collaboration, presentation, or immersion space, the creativity studio provides writeable white board walls, along with large format projection and sound for teaching and research purposes. The room can be divided into North and South sections - ideal for groups with less than 35 people, or used as a single large space for up to 60 people.
North Wall Project onto North wall using a library-provided Windows server. Internet access, a web browser, Microsoft Office, VLC media player, and an image viewer are available, as well as 5.1-channel surround sound output.
LED Screens Four (4) LED screens with associated Windows virtual machines. A keyboard and mouse are provided for each display.
Divider Wall Displays Project onto one or both sides of the rotating walls in the center of the Creativity Studio. A Mac Mini provides internet access, a web browser, VLC media player, and an image viewer. The walls must be closed in order to use these displays.
Writable Walls Modular whiteboard walls, which are great for brainstorming and creative endeavors, can be set up on request. Currently this option is only available with the Gallery furniture configuration. Note that walls deployed on the North half will cover two of the LED monitors.
North Wall 3614 x 1080 px.
2 blended HD projectors
download the template Divider Wall, North Side 1920 x 1080 px.
1 HD projector
download the template Divider Wall, South Side 1920 x 1080 px.
1 HD projector
download the template South Wall 3568 x 1080 px.
2 blended HD projectors
download the template LED Monitor (4 Available) 1920 x 1080 px.
55� LED LCD screen
download the template
Sennheiser 5 speaker K-Array 5.1 Surround sound (not available for all sources) Stereo output
A great collaboration, presentation, or immersion space, the creativity studio provides writeable white board walls, along with large format projection and sound for teaching and research purposes. The room can be divided into North and South sections - ideal for groups with less than 25 people, or used as a single large space for up to 60 people.
South Wall Project onto South wall using library-provided Mac Pro server. Internet access, a web browser, Microsoft Office, VLC media player, and an image viewer are available, as well as 5.1-channel surround sound output.
Divider Wall Displays Project onto one or both sides of the rotating walls in the center of the Creativity Studio. A Mac Mini provides internet access, a web browser, VLC media player, and an image viewer. The walls must be closed in order to use these displays.
Writable Walls Modular whiteboard walls, which are great for brainstorming and creative endeavors, can be set up on request. Currently this option is only available with the Gallery furniture configuration. Note that walls deployed on the North half will cover two of the LED monitors.
North Wall 3614 x 1080 px.
2 blended HD projectors
download the template Divider Wall, North Side 1920 x 1080 px.
1 HD projector
download the template Divider Wall, South Side 1920 x 1080 px.
1 HD projector
download the template South Wall 3568 x 1080 px.
2 blended HD projectors
download the template LED Monitor (4 Available) 1920 x 1080 px.
55� LED LCD screen
download the template
Sennheiser 5 speaker K-Array 5.1 Surround sound (not available for all sources) Stereo output
The Game Lab supports the scholarly pursuit of games, interactive visualization, and holds up to 16 people. It provides console games and Windows computer sources, and can display up to two personal laptops.
Full Screen Visualization Take control of the full 21.3 ft. by 5 ft wall. A keyboard and integrated mouse are provided for users to interact with the Game Server. Internet access, a web browser, Microsoft Office, VLC media player, and an image viewer are available, as well as 5.1-channel surround sound output. Media can be accessed via e-mail, web storage such as Dropbox or Google Drive, or through USB hookups located on the large control console. The screen can respond to touch input, allowing users to swipe through slideshows, presentations, or games.
Free Play XBox, PS3, and Wii U consoles are provided for gaming, and include internet access, and integrated web browsers.
One Laptop Presentation Use one of the HDMI inputs beneath the video wall to display content from a single laptop. Video output is centered on the Game Lab screen. Users may bring their own laptops or borrow one from the Ask Us center. Audio output is supported.
Two Laptop Presentation Use both of the HDMI inputs beneath the video wall to display content from two laptops. Video outputs are placed on the right and left sides of the Game Lab screen. Audio output is only supported for the left source.
Microtile Screen 7337 x 1720 px. maximum output
1920 x 1080 px. output for HDMI sources
80 rear-projection Microtile displays
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Sennheiser 5 speaker K-Array 5.1 Surround sound (not available for all sources) Stereo output
    There are no configurable furniture options for Game Lab at this time.
Teaching & Visualization
Board Room Layout Collaboration Layout Conference Layout Seminar Layout Theater Layout
Creativity North
Empty Layout Collaboration Layout Conference Layout Gallery Layout Seminar Layout Theater Layout Workshop Layout
Creativity South
Empty Layout Collaboration Layout Conference Layout Gallery Layout Seminar Layout Theater Layout Workshop Layout
Gaming Lab
Gamelab Screens

Source Information for Teaching & Visualization Creativity North Creativity South Game Lab

Source Name Displays Video (pixels) Audio Output Peripherals Internet Access MS Office VLC Image Viewer
Visualization Server (Windows) Screens 1-5, Projectors 16,384x1200 5.1 Surround Sound, Stereo Mouse & Keyboard
HDMI (2x)* Screens 2 & 4, Projectors Up to 1920x1200 Stereo
Windows Server North Wall, Projectors 3614x1080 Stereo Mouse & Keyboard
Mac Mini Middle Wall, Projectors 1920x1080 Stereo Mouse & Keyboard
Windows VM (4x) 55" LED Monitors 3614x1080 Mouse & Keyboard
Mac Pro South Wall, Projectors 3568x1080 Stereo Mouse & Keyboard
Mac Mini South Wall, Projectors 1920x1080 Stereo Mouse & Keyboard
Visualization Server (Windows) Full Screen, Microtile Wall 7337x1720 5.1 Surround Sound, Stereo Mouse & Keyboard
Windows VM Windowed, Microtile Wall 1920x1080, scalable Mouse & Keyboard
Game Consoles Windowed, Microtile Wall 1920x1080, scalable Stereo Controllers Available
Xbox 360 Windowed, Microtile Wall 1920x1080 Stereo Controllers, Kinect
Playstation 3 Windowed, Microtile Wall 1920x1080, scalable Stereo Controllers
Wii U Windowed, Microtile Wall 1920x1080, scalable Stereo Controllers, Gamepad
HDMI (2x)* Windowed, Microtile Wall 1920x1080, scalable Stereo
* User Must Provide Hardware or Software