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About the XR Lab

girl in pink sweater lifts VR headset over face to put on.  Text says Try VR today at Neumann Library
The extended reality (XR) Lab at University of Houston - Clear Lake's Neumann Library is an immersive opportunity for students and faculty to discover and engage with virtual reality technology. The XR Lab provides an equitable opportunity for students and faculty to engage with VR technology while inspiring learning and innovation. Extended reality (XR) is an overarching term to describe augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), and mixed reality (MR) technologies.

  • AR consists of graphics being superimposed on top of the real world
  • VR puts the user into a fully immersive environment
  • MR is a combination of AR and VR


Request XR Lab for Class

The XR Lab seeks every opportunity to work collaboratively with staff and faculty to expand our collection to reflect the needs and interests of the UHCL campus community.  To request specific content for your class or to discuss content options, please email 

VR Subject Catalog

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