October 23, 2017

New Article: “Facing Reality: The Growth of Virtual Reality and Health Sciences Libraries”

The following article appears in the latest issue of The Journal of the Medical Library Association (JMLA).

Title

Facing Reality: The Growth of Virtual Reality and Health Sciences Libraries

Authors

Susan Lessick
University of California, Irvine

Michelle Kraft
Cleveland Clinic Alumni Library

Source

Journal of the Medical Library Association (JMLA)
Vol 105, No 4 (2017)

Abstract

Virtual reality (VR) is an increasingly hot tech topic. Because VR may be the ultimate virtual project as defined by this column, replacing the real world with a simulated one, it is worthwhile to pause and reflect on its potential and practicality for health sciences libraries.

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