Jolt the Library

Jolt the Library was a collaboration between Lancaster University Library and The Innovation Hub to find innovative ideas to improve the student experience at the Library

The winner of Jolt the Library 2015 was MSc International Innovation (Engineering) student Kyaw Tun Sein. Kyaw's idea was to use Smart Cushions to help students to improve their study habits in the Library.

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The Library has now implemented Kyaw's idea! Darma Smart Cushions are now available for loan from the Library Information Point.

These technology enhanced cushions can help you to:

  • Maintain an upright posture
  • Adopt healthy sitting habits
  • Manage your stress

We're also implementing more student-led ideas from the competition - including height adjustable desks and the loan of noise cancelling headphones and a range of chargers for phones and mobile devices.  

Darma Smart Cushions

Smart technology to help you maintain good study posture and manage stress

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Your ideas - implemented

Find out how the Library is implementing ideas from Jolt the Library.

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What is Jolt the Library?

Get the lowdown on our student innovation contest. 

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