Access during COVID-19

Weaver Library is open Sunday through Thursday 9am-9pm, and Friday and Saturday 9am-5pm. You can also contact us by chat, text, and email during those hours. We’re providing limited services in the Main Library lobby. The Health Sciences Library is open to Health Sciences affiliates. Learn more about access during COVID-19.

PC (tethered) VR kits

Student using a tethered VR device in front of a green screen

Get the most complete and immersive experience of virtual reality (VR) with a headset that's tethered by a PC. Available headsets include Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Both come with controllers, connectors, and cables.

A computer that meets the system requirements is required to power the headsets, but will not be included in your borrowed kit. Check the system requirements links below for more information. Please note that a laptop borrowed from the library will not meet the requirements.

Who can borrow
UA students
Borrow for
14 days

Check out from

Use your CatCard to check out this item at the Main Library during our service hours, or schedule an appointment with us by contacting We will auto-renew eligible equipment if you're an enrolled student, and email you when it's time to return your equipment. Return all components to the same location. You're responsible for late, lost, or damaged items. See overdue & lost materials.