Emerging Technology

The Health Sciences Libraries’ focus on technology-forward services also encompasses exploring how emerging technologies can support student learning and wellness. School of Medicine faculty and students are encouraged to reach out to Evan Scherr, our Multimedia and Emerging Technologies Coordinator, if they are curious about the technologies listed on this page.

Evan Scherr, MEd

Multimedia and Emerging Technologies Coordinator

  • Areas Supported
  • School of Medicine
  • Expertise & Interests

My professional expertise and interests include knowledge building and learning through the use of mixed reality, virtual reality, 3D printing and other multimedia. I am also interested in the use of multimedia to engage learners at all levels. I can assist in creating engaging presentations through focusing on storytelling and creating beautiful and functional data visualizations and podcasting. Outside of my professional pursuits, I enjoy photography, graphic design and baseball.

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Technology Available by Appointment

The following technology is currently available to be used by appointment:

  • HTC Vive Virtual Reality Kit
  • Ultimaker 3 Extended 3D Printer

The following technology is available on reserve at the InfoCommons, and can be checked out after signing a Laptop Use Agreement Form. You can request help with these items by contacting the Multimedia and Emerging Technologies Coordinator.

  • 360 4K camera
  • 4K Yi Action cameras
  • USB microphones

  Health Sciences Library

2040 W. Charleston Blvd
Suite #520
Las Vegas, NV


1001 Shadow Lane Building B
Room #308
Las Vegas, NV

(702) 895-0144

  Health Sciences Library

24/7 Access

Staffed Hours:
M-R 8 am-6 pm
F 8 am-5 pm

Access is via card for affiliates of UNLV on the Health Sciences Campus. Parking is available on the street or through arrangement with the School of Medicine.

  Information Commons

24/7 Access

Staffed Hours:
M-R 8 am-6 pm
F 8 am-5 pm

Access is via card for School of Medicine students, faculty and staff. Parking privileges are available via UNLV Parking Services.

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