Presentation Practice Room

Presentation Practice Room

The presentation practice room is available for UCR students, faculty, and staff to coordinate or practice a presentation. It has a large LCD screen and and PC with PowerPoint.  It is recommended that you bring your presentation on a Flash Drive.  Contact the Science Reference desk if that is not possible.  Feel free to bring an audience, the room will hold up to 20 people.

the screen and the back of the chairs

Basic Instructions

  • Use of this room is for individual or group practice of presentations on a first come, first served basis.
  • A wireless mouse and whiteboard markers are availabe for checkout at the Circulation/Reserve desk with a valid R'Card.
  • Turn on the display monitor using the power button on the side nearest the computer
  • Insert your USB into one of the slots on the left side of the computer monitor
  • Insert the mouse controller in the other slot, if desired
  • Open your presentation
  • Use the left button on the mouse, the arrow key or the space bar to advance
  • When you are finished, turn off the monitor, make sure both doors are locked and refurn your fob and any other items to the Circulation/Reserve desk.
  • Print these Instructions with images 

Please do not move the podium or try to plug in your own computers. To effectively use funds, this room uses inexpensive technology for connections and moving them frequently tends to break them. 


Presentation Practice Room
Orbach Science Library
Rm 147

Available Items

Items you might want to check out

  • Wireless Mouse
  • Whiteboard Markers

Other Resources

Additional Help:


Please feel free to contact the Science Reference Desk if you need any help.
(951) 827-3316


This room is a pilot project.  We would like to hear from you whether this is a useful space and what additional features or software might make it even better. Please fill out a response card or send an email to if you have any ideas.

Last modified: 9/24/2015 12:23 PM by V. Novoa

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