Northeastern to expand library’s cutting-​​edge Digital Media Commons

Building on the Dig­ital Media Com­mons’ suc­cessful launch last year at Snell Library, North­eastern will expand the state-​​of-​​the-​​art work­space as part of a series of invest­ments designed to enhance next-​​generation teaching, learning, and dis­covery at the university.

3Qs: A 3-​​D headache or family fun?

With the recent release of Nintendo’s new 3DS, a hand­held gaming system, and the pop­u­larity of movies like “Thor” and “Avatar,” the use of 3-​​D tech­nology has increased over the past few years. Ter­rence Masson, director of Northeastern’s Cre­ative Indus­tries pro­gram, weighs in on 3-D’s revival and where the tech­nology is headed.