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Creation Station - 3D Printing & VR: Home

Welcome!

Welcome to the Library's guide on 3D printing and Virtual Reality. 

This guide offers information about the Creation Station. The Creation Station is a grant funded initiative focusing on 3D technology. The Creation Station contains three 3D printers and two Meta Quest 2 virtual reality headsets. This guide contains information about the equipment, policies, and software about 3D printing and VR in the Creation Station.

Credits

This guide was originally created by Heather Cook.

How do I 3D print??

The basics:

To print a 3D object you need to send us the .STL file via email: 3dprinting@caldwell.edu

Printing costs $0.25 per gram of material

An estimate will be provided before we print your item.

For more info: See the Policies tab on this guide.

How do I reserve a VR headset??

The basics:

There are TWO Meta Quest 2 headsets for use.

Book an appointment for a maximum of 2 hours.

All VR sessions will be in the Creation Station.  VR equipment may not leave the Creation Station.

Funding Information

Funding for this Makerspace Initiative is provided by the New Jersey State Library and by LibraryLinkNJ, The New Jersey Library Cooperative, whose services are funded by the New Jersey State Library, which is responsible for the coordination, promotion, and funding of the New Jersey Library Network. Funding was also made available through a College Access Challenge Grant – Aim High Academy 2014 Contract.