A service of the Richardson Library Information Commons, the Scholar's Lab is a specialized computing space designed to promote collaboration and experimentation with digital content and services across academic disciplines.
The Scholar's Lab supports advanced DePaul student and faculty research through high powered, flexible, computing devices, equipment, and software, open lab hours that include nights and weekends throughout the academic year, informal and formal events, and opportunities for collaborative research, project design, and teaching.
The Scholar's Lab is available for use as an
open, informal or formal meeting and workshop space by the following
members of the DePaul Community:
media:scape Collaboration Tables
The Scholar's Lab is equipped with 6 media:scape tables
designed to facilitate collaborative research and learning. Each media:scape collaboration table in the Scholar's Lab offers the following:
- Up to 5 seats per table with a single 42" monitor for shared viewing
- 2 high-powered resident computers, one Windows OS and one Mac OS
- Users may plug in their own devices to the tables such as laptops and tablets, up to 5 devices at a time
- An overhead projector, screen, and instructor's podium with computer or laptop plugin is also available for large group learning purposes.
Learn More About the Media:Scape Collaboration Stations
The Library leverages a wide range of digital library, scholarly publishing, and academic computing tools to assist faculty with ongoing research and instructional needs, including support for Scholar's Lab projects.
Our Digital Services unit is your first point of contact in getting support.
See a full list of Projects We Support or request support now.
Currently scheduled in the Scholar's Lab: