Discovery Wall

The Auraria Library Discovery Wall is a resource designed to showcase and disseminate campus-created and academic content to the Auraria Community. 

It will feature faculty or student work related to teaching, learning, or research on the Auraria Campus or featured highlights from Library collections. 

For additional information or other inquiries, please email discovery.wall@auraria.edu.

Interact and experiment with the Discovery Wall technology during Exploration Hour
Reserve the Discovery Wall for your class, meeting, or event today!
Reserve the Discovery Wall for your class, meeting, or event today!
Explore Highlights from Library Collections on the Discovery Wall
Explore Highlights from Library Collections on the Discovery Wall

RESERVING THE SPACE

The Discovery Wall can be reserved by Auraria Campus faculty, staff, or recognized student organizations for:

  • classes
  • group/club meetings
  • events
  • workshops
  • guided exploration time

All reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance of the class date. 

Please use the Discovery Wall Reservation Form to reserve the space for your class, meeting, or event.

SUBMITTING CONTENT

Auraria Campus faculty are invited to submit their own projects for display on the Discovery Wall. Similarly, faculty can submit work on behalf of a student for publication on the Wall. Submissions should relate to teaching, learning, or research on the Auraria Campus. 

All content submissions must be free of any copyright restrictions and will be reviewed and approved by internal Library stakeholders before display.

The Discovery Wall can display image, video, web, text, flash-based files in .swf format, and PowerPoint assets and does not currently accommodate executable files.

For other technical details and guidance on content submission, please review the Discovery Wall Content Guide and templates available under Downloadable Resources.

You may submit content by completing the Discovery Wall Content Submission Form.

EXPLORATION HOUR

Exploration Hours are held on the Discovery Wall twice a month - every other Tuesday at 2 PM - allowing students, faculty, or staff to drop-in and interact with the Wall technology. 

Exploration Hour will be held:

  • Tuesday, Dec. 2nd, 2-3 PM

Access to applications during these scheduled, moderated time periods include Google Earth Pro and AirSpace apps with use of the Leap Motion device. Additional new apps will be added to the rotation regularly.

Google logo, click to go to google Earth Pro Earth PRO

DOWNLOADABLE RESOURCES

Please download these downloadable resources from this table

download pdf file: discovery wall content guide
Discovery Wall Content Guide

download ppt file: PowerPoint Template
PowerPoint Template

download psd file: Photoshop Template
Photoshop Template