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A Virtual Reality Library Space for Health Centered Education and Wellbeing

Virtual Reality (VR) provides a tremendous number of opportunities in education for teachers, researchers, and students. The focus of this proposal is to enable experiential health sciences education and wellbeing through VR and a series of student/researcher developed VR experiences that will be available at the Greenblatt Library on the health sciences campus of Augusta University. This project addresses the goal of NN/LM funding to increase engagement with research and data, and to expand professional knowledge through the use of current and evolving technology.
Identify any specific population(s) this project will serve: 
Adults
Suburban
Urban
African Americans or Black
Asian
Identify roles of participants this project will serve: 
Educator, college & post-grad
Health care provider
Library or information professional
Researcher
Student, college & post-grad
Project Lead:
Gail Kouame
Funding Source: 
SEA
Project Funding:
Federal Fiscal Year: 
2020
Funding Amount: 
$10458
Funding Period:
Dec 11, 2020 to Apr 30, 2021
Project Status:
Awarded