San Rafael Public Library

Virtual Reality

Posted by miriam on

When:
September 1, 2018 @ 10:30 pm – 12:30 pm
2018-09-01T22:30:00-07:00
2018-09-01T12:30:00-07:00
Where:
San Rafael Public Library
1100 E St
San Rafael, CA 94901
USA

Vive and Oculus Go

VIVE and Oculus Go Virtual Reality:

Whether you’ve experimented with virtual reality systems or not, here is your chance to try out one of our many games. Fly around the planet and visit distant locations with Google Earth; step into a virtual work world with “Job Simulator;” or solve puzzles as you interact with a cool virtual world with “Retne.”

Reserve your place by stopping by a reference desk or calling the library at (415) 485-3321

You have the option of signing-up to use the Vive, or Oculus Go virtual reality systems.  Which should you choose?

The Oculus Go may be a good choice for those who haven’t experienced VR before and want a simple, fun first experience. With the Go you’ll be able to turn your head to see 360-degrees around you, but walking towards something will not bring you any closer to it. In contrast, with the Vive you are able to explore the full digital space that you see. However, the Vive may take a little more time to learn to use.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

  • Downtown Library

    Hours
    Sun: 1-5
    Mon: 1-8
    Tues, Weds, Thurs: 10-8
    Fri & Sat: 10-5

    Contact
    (415) 485-3323

    Address
    1100 E Street (at 5th Avenue)
    San Rafael, CA 94901

  • Pickleweed Library

    Hours
    Sun & Mon: Closed
    Tues & Weds: 1-8
    Thurs: 11-8
    Fri & Sat: 11-5

    Contact
    (415) 485-3483

    Address
    50 Canal Street
    San Rafael, CA 94901

  • Northgate Pop-Up Library

    Hours
    Mon, Weds, Thurs: 1-8
    Fri, Sat, Sun: 1-5
    Tues: closed

    Contact
    (415) 524-2694

    Address
    5800 Northgate Drive
    San Rafael, CA 94903

    ABOUT US
    Contact Us
    About the Library
    About the City of San Rafael
    Library Board of Trustees
    Subscribe to the Library Events Newsletter