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Virtual Reality: Borrowing VR equipment

This guide give you information on Virtual Reality services provided by the Radcliffe Science Library, along with links to helpful Virtual Reality viewing and capturing resources and tips.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to discuss using the service, feel free to contact us at newtech.rsl@bodleian.ox.ac.uk.

Booking the Equipment

  • Check the available dates;
    • Contact us by email: newtech.rsl@bodleian.ox.ac.uk
    • Ask at the RSL front desk
       
  • What would you like to borrow?
    • Check the 'Equipment Available' tab on the right hand side of this page
       
  • If it's your first time borrowing 
    • Book an introduction to VR session with us at the RSL to learn how to use the equipment
       
  • Academic Projects
    • Academic projects will get priority bookings 

Equipment Available

The RSL recently purchased the following equipment:

Two Samsung Gear VR Headsets.

Two Samsung Galaxy S7 Smartphones to power the Gear VR.

One Gear 360 Camera to capture 360 photos and video.


Two Gear VR Motion Controller.


Monopod for Gear VR.



Two Headphones for the Gear VR.

Two Controllers, required for some Gear VR apps.

One Power Bank.

Carry Bags