Lab Spaces

The University of Cincinnati Libraries offer many ways to create and access digital resources in a variety of spaces across campus.

Research Labs at GMP

Visualization Laboratory

The Visualization Laboratory (Viz Lab) provides a suite of research services focused on data science and visualization. Furthermore, the Viz Lab is a space to encourage interactive teaching and collaborative research. The Viz Lab is located within the Geology-Mathematics-Physics (GMP) Library, 240 Braunstein Hall, and offers consultations by appointment.


Email :

Phone: 513-558-1310

Office: 240H Braunstein Hall

Data & GIS Collab

Geo-Math-Phys Library (Braunstein Hall)

The Collab features:

  • 2 high-end workstations with large dual monitors (36” each)
  • Specialized software - ARCGIS, MATLAB & more to come
  • 3-D mouse available on request
  • Conslutants to assist with GIS and data analysis
  • Work spaces for project collaboration
  • Whiteboard for creative thinking

Contact to reserve a space or to schedule a consultation

More information on the Research Labs guide:

Informatics Lab at the Health Sciences Library

Informatics Lab

A Collaborative Space for Innovation at the Health Sciences Library

The Informatics Lab is designed for innovative and collaborative hands-on learning experiences. It is a place for UC researchers and graduate students to connect, collaborate, and receive research support services.

MS Windows: zSpace AR/Technology, ArcGIS, Office, Skype, SPSS, SAS, CLC Main Workbench, R, RStudio, 7Zip, Notepad++, Python+scipy+NumPy, MySQL Workbench, Cytoscape, Adobe Creative Cloud, QGIS, EpiInfo, GeoDA, SatScan, Citrix

OSX: Office, Skype, SPSS, Adobe Creative Cloud, R, RStudio Desktop, Cytoscape, TextMate, The Unarchiver, Python+scipy+NumPy IGV, MySQL Workbench, QGIS, GeoDA, SatScan, XCODE, WEPA Print App

Equipment: 2 iMacs, 2 PCs,1 80 inch monitor for wireless presentation, web conferencing, and content sharing, 4 whiteboard tables, 2 standing whiteboards, 1wall-mounted white board

Hours:   Currently the Informatics Lab is not open to the public.  


  • To reserve this space, fill out the form at With any other questions please contact us at
  • Informatics Lab is open to the UC students, faculty, and staff. The highest priority is given to UC AHC faculty, staff, and graduate students.
  • Due to the unique and specialized equipment available in the Informatics Lab, recurring and repetitive reservations are limited so it may serve a wide range of groups within the AHC.
  • A minimum group of three individuals is required to reserve the entire room. Individuals can reserve the computers.
  • Faculty, staff, or graduate students may reserve the room for two hours at a time. It is possible to reserve two, two-hour timeslots for longer projects or meetings.
  • If this room is not used within 20 minutes of the scheduled reservation start-time, it is considered vacant and will be available to others on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Food and Drink:   Items for personal consumption (e.g. drinks or snacks) are allowed, but formal, catered events are not permitted.

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