Sussex Humanities Lab

Digital Humanities Lab

The Digital Humanities Lab has been designed to facilitate innovative work in the digital humanities. It is supported by a specialist team of Research Technicians in the Digital Humanities.

Digital Humanities Lab equipment and technologies



  • Samsung UE65HU7500 UHD 65” 4K SMART TV
  • Samsung QM49F UHD 49” 4K digital signage monitor
  • Epson EH-TW570 720p 3000 lumens 2D/3D cinema projector
  • 2 x Optoma EH319UST 1080p ultra short throw projectors
  • SMP UC40 LED projector
  • Samsung BD-J7500 Blueray player
  • Apple TV 3
  • Logitech C922 Pro stream full HD webcam
  • CRT computer monitor
  • Sony CRT broadcast monitor


  • 7:1 Mayer sound system, 7 x MM4-XP & 1 x MM10-XP speakers
  • 8 x 8030B Genelec active monitor speakers
  • QSC Q-SYS Core 250i audio and control processor & touch screen
  • Denon DN—500AV surround preamplifier
  • Digico SD11 32 channel digital mixing console & D-Rack
  • 2 x Shure SM58 Microphones
  • 2 x Shure BETA 87A Microphones
  • Disklavier MX100 digital/mechanical piano
  • RME fireface UCX audio interface
  • RME MADIface USB
  • Naiant x-x matched pair (XLR) omnidirectional condenser microphones
  • Zoom H1 handy audio recorder
  • IMG Stage Line PMX-70 8 channel (4 mono & 2 stereo) audio mixer

Cameras & Documentation

  • Canon EOS 77D DSLR camera with 18-55mm, 50mm f/1.8 and 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 lenses
  • 2 x GoPro Hero Black 4K Camera with mounts and accessories

Digitisation & Archiving

  • Kaiser R2N image capturing set
  • OWC Mercury Pro USB 3. DVD/CD/M-disc drive
  • Synology Diskstation DS415play network attached storage drive
  • Sisun USB HD dock (IDE and SATA)


  • iLight intelligent lighting control DMX controlled lighting rig (2x rigs)
  • Enttec DMX USB Pro mk2

Virtual Reality, Gaming & Media Archaeology

  • Sony Playstation 4 & Playstation VR headset
  • HTC Vive Virtual Reality headset and accessories
  • Desktop VR ready workstation PC: 5.1GHz Intel Core i7 quad core processor, Asus ROG Strix Z270G Motherboard, 32GB memory, 2 x Nvidia GeeForce GTX 1080 8GB GDDR5X graphics cards, 3 x hard drives.
  • 2 x 32k Acorn BBC Micro computers with accessories 

Making, Hacking & other

  • Makerbot Replicator 2x 3D printer
  • Estimote beacons network
  • 2 x Smapee energy monitors
  • Apple Mac mini
  • Apple Macbook 1.1GHz dual-core, 8GB memory, 256GB storage
  • Apple iPad
  • Raspberry Pi, Pi 2, Pi 3 premium kit, 4 x Pi 3 model B+, Pi Zero, Rii mini wireless keyboards, Touch screens & accessories
  • Arduino Starter Kit: Arduino UNO rev 3, Projects book & starter kit components
  • 3 x Weller WHS-40 solder stations, components and tools
  • 3 x Amazon Echodot
  • Picture hanging system

Digital Humanities Lab

Booking the Digital Humanities Lab

Sussex faculty and researchers can request to use the Lab for events related to the Digital Humanities. To enquire about using the Lab please contact