VCU Libraries

Research Guides

Creativity

Learn about library resources that inspire creativity and new ideas.

Featured Resource

Gaming/Viewing Room

This room, located in The Workshop, is available for VCU students, faculty and staff for gaming and viewing. Checkout the key and gaming console accessories at the Innovative Media service desk. The room seats up to 6 people and may be reserved online in advance.

Equipment including...
TV, Blu-ray, DVD Player, 3-D Glasses, Playstation 2, 3 & 4, Xbox One & 360 & Nintendo Wii U.

Creative Tutorial Database

DVD's and Other Film Formats for Creativity

What:  Streaming video, DVD's, Blu-Ray's, videos, and 16mm films 

Where: Request from the 1st floor Information Services Desk

Find: Within VCU Libraries Search Advanced Search, you can refine your Material Type to Audio Visual,
then limit to Audio Recordings, Audio CD, Phonograph Records or Online Videos.​

Video Games for Creativity

What: Learn more about the growing video game collection which includes titles like BioShock, Okami and Journey.

Where: Request from the service desk in The Workshop. Play games in the Multimedia Viewing/Gaming Room

CD's and Other Audio Formats for Creativity

What: CD's, LP's and Streaming Audio.

Where: Request from the 1st floor Information Services Desk

Find: Within VCU Libraries Search Advanced Search, you can refine your Material Type to Audio Visual,
then limit to Audio Recordings, Audio CD, Phonograph Records or Online Audio.​