Facilities

Most equipment in i-Space are entry-level emerging technologies to encourage students to construct knowledge proactively through to get hands-on learning experience and social interaction in communities of shared interests. The level of difficulty is listed in table below for reference.

Access to i-Space Equipment by Appointment
PolyU students and staff can book i-Space facilities via Library Booking system.

See also: Digital Equipment for Loan

Services & Facilities Availability Level of difficulty
(if applicable)
Self-service video recording
One Button Studio
*2-hour per session from 8:30am to 6:30pm are available for booking from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)
Book Now@iBooking
Video recording or still photography
Digital Studio
Closed until further notice N/A
Video wall
Digital Visualisation Room
Closed until further notice N/A
VR Experience Zone
Digital Visualisation Room
*Two sessions at 10am and 2:30pm respectively
Book Now@iBooking
Internet of Things (IoT) Corner
Digital Visualisation Room
Closed one hour before the library closing
Laser Cutting & Engraving
Digital Makerspace
*One session at 3:00 pm
Book Now@iBooking

Makermindset@i-Space Workshops
Vinyl Cutting
Digital Makerspace
*One session at 4:00pm
Book Now@iBooking
Desktop 3D Scanner - Matter and Form
Digital Visualisation Room
*Two sessions at 10am and 2:30pm respectively
Book Now@iBooking
Book Scanner
Digital Visualisation Room
*Two sessions at 10am and 2:30pm respectively
Book Now@iBooking
3D Printing Services
Technical Support Desk
*Two sessions at 10am and 3:30pm respectively
Book Now@iBooking
N/A
Large Format Printing (poster printing)
Technical Support Desk

Closed 1 hour before the library closing

*30-minute per session
Book Now@iBooking

N/A
Multi-purpose PCs
List of software:
4/F i-Space
3/F Multimedia Commons
Partially opened# N/A

* Weekdays only from Monday to Friday (except public holidays).
# PC is bookable via i-Booking system.

Level of difficulty

Requires basic knowledge such as use of Adobe Creative software.

Requires to attend training workshops before use the equipment; or
Need support of technical staff.

Requires to attend an advanced level of training workshop and able to demonstrate the skills to operate the equipment by themselves; or
Requires SDK (system development kit) provided for development.

i-Space Consultation Services and Workshops

  • The i-Space will regularly organise workshops and insightful events to introduce how to use the digital equipment. Please find more information at i-Space’s Events and Workshops.
  • You can make an appointment to request for a consultation session to introduce how to use digital equipment and facilities in i-Space.

 

Please find below more i-Space information, services and facilities.