Evans Library's Digital Scholarship Laboratory provides the tools and technologies associated with knowledge creation, visualization, and collaboration in a central location accessible to researchers, faculty, and corporate research partners across all FIT disciplines.
Borrow one of our RedBoard Arduino kits! Arduino is an open-source physical computing platform based on a simple
microcontroller board, and a development environment for writing software for the board. The RedBoard looks and acts
like a slightly modified Arduino Uno. Arduino code is free and available under the Arduino Creative Commons Share Alike
Borrow Simple DIY Google VR 3D Goggles for smartphones. Experience virtual reality on your phone with Google Cardboard.
Cardboard’s apps take you to new virtual worlds. Play immersive games, visit new worlds, or even watch art take shape
in front of you.
Borrow a Raspberry Pi! It’s a credit-card sized computer that plugs into your TV and a keyboard. It is a capable little
computer which can be used in electronics projects, and for many of the things that your desktop PC does, like
spreadsheets, word-processing, and games. It also plays high-definition video.
Introducing BeagleBone Black: Credit-card sized, low-power, open-hardware computers with a quick-start community-supported development platform that runs Ubuntu, Linux and Android. Beagle Boards are tiny computers with all the capability of desktops. The USB cable powers the board and provides the development interface. Borrow one today!
Wacom tablets are for those who want to sketch straight into a computer. The Wacom tablet electronically mimics the process of putting pencil to paper. The styluses are pressure sensitive, and the various nibs simulate specific traditional illustration implements, including brushes.