What I’m Reading – Day 124 #CY365 @ncsulibraries

Behold “bookBot” at North Carolina State University’s new Hunt Library. This robot-driven bookBot automated book delivery system holds up to 2 million volumes in 1/9 the space of conventional shelving, enabling the library to provide more space for learning and collaboration. The bookBot is 50 feet wide by 160 feet long by 50 feet tall… Continue reading What I’m Reading – Day 124 #CY365 @ncsulibraries

The Back

This is the back of the Christie Microtile display wall featured in yesterday’s blog post. Here you can clearly see the the 32 different display units that make up the wall. This was truly a “geek” moment for me. Canon 7D, 1/30 sec @ f/2.8, ISO 1600, converted to Black & White.

5120 by 1920

Talk about your big screen. This Christie Microtile wall is a prototype for the new Hunt Library under construction on the South Campus at NC State in Raleigh, North Carolina. The screen is ten and half feet wide and fout feet tall. It is made up of 32 individual DLP based microtile displays yielding an… Continue reading 5120 by 1920