retroTECH Lab: Hack the past, design the future

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Please join us for retroTECH Lab drop-in hours! Fall 2016 schedule: Monday through Friday, from 10:30am – 12:30pm, and by appointment.

Drop by the retroTECH Lab on the first floor of the Georgia Tech Library to:

  • explore the world of vintage computers and reflect on how hardware, software, and user experience has changed over the years
  • travel to the past with Atari and NES games
  • learn about emulation with our custom Raspberry Pi arcade cabinet
  • get help recovering data from obsolete media and preserving your own digital stuff
  • save a piece of the internet FOREVER (
  • share your ideas about potential services, partnerships, and class projects
  • chat about the histories and futures of technology with the retroTECH Team and the Archives’ awesome student assistant, Andrew

Students, staff,¬†faculty, and researchers are also very welcome to make appointments to use the Lab outside of drop-in hours–for research, class visits, consultations, etc.: