The following books are available from the Middletown Library Service Center's (MLSC's) Professional Collection.
Interested in borrowing one of these titles? Contact Judy Crooks at the Middletown Library Service Center, firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-704-2200.
Apps for AR
Apps for Google Cardboard
Note: This is not a recommendation by the CT State Library
The list below contains links to free, archived webinars on the topic of virtual reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality for libraries.
(Note: Some recordings are made available only for a limited time. If there is something on the list below you wish to watch, you are best off viewing it sooner rather than later.)
|Host/Sponsor of Webinar||Other info|
|XR Library Playbook: Best practices for successful XR program integration||
|Aug 2019||Infopeople||In this webinar we talk with library professionals about their experience setting up and running XR in libraries. They will share best practices and a playbook for beginning or expanding expanding use of XR in libraries.|
|XR: Virtual, Augmented & Mixed Reality in the Library||
XR (extended reality) is the umbrella term for the emerging technologies of Virtual, Augmented or Mixed Reality.
|Quick Class: Virtual Reality in the Library
(Link will start download of WMV - Windows Media Video file.)
|Robin Shader||Apr. 2019||PLAN -
Panhandle Library Access Network
|The Future is Now: Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality in Public Libraries||Jen Bishop
|Jan 2019||WebJunction||1 hour;
Requires free WebJunction account
|Get Real! Augmented, Virtual and Other Realities in the Classroom||Michele Luhtala||Sept. 2018||edWeb.net||1 hour;
Requires an e-mail address to view
|Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality||Austin Olney||Sept. 2018||50 minutes|
Thinking about buying an Oculus Rift or just trying it out?
Schedule a visit to the Middletown Library Service Center to check it out!
Contact: Gail Hurley Gail.Hurley@ct.gov or 860-704-2222
Kathy Schrock’s Guide to Everything: Augmented, Virtual, and Mixed Reality in the Classroom
Note: This list is not a recommendation by the CT State Library
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