There are several spaces within the library that were designed specifically for video recording and editing. Outlined below are many of the spaces available to students to use for class or group projects involving video.
Advanced Podcasting Room
The Advanced Podcasting Room is your one stop location for creating a video from start to finish. This room contains a computer with video software, camera, teleprompter, touch screen, tablet, studio lighting, and changeable backdrops. You can reserve this room and record and edit your entire video in one sitting.
V-Room Recording Booth
Also known as the Virtual Room, this is a soundproof booth that is ideal for clean and crisp audio and video recordings. The room features a 27" iMac, a video camera, a high-end microphone, black backdrop, and video editing software so you can record videos in this space as well.
Location: GroundWorks, Room 1315 Duderstadt Center
Make a Reservation: Duderstadt Room Scheduler
You must complete the Digital Media Commons Orientation before you can make a reservation - learn more.
The Multimedia Workrooms are the ideal locations for editing video or audio. They are private rooms that contain all equipment needed for a heavy editing session, such as powerful Mac Pro computers, multiple high-end 4K monitors, speaker system, battery backup, music keyboard, and more. GroundWorks is just around the corner, so you can get support if you run into any issues!
The Presentation Practice Room is a great location for practicing or recording videos. It contains a 27" iMac, video software, video camera, studio lights, and changeable backdrop. This room also contains sound-dampening panels, but is not soundproof. If you need a soundproof space, please visit the V-Room at GroundWorks.
Michael J. and Leslee C. Perlstein Editing Room
The Editing Room is a more accessible and scaled down version of the Multimedia Workrooms. The Editing Room may be reserved but is otherwise open 24 hours and requires no orientation or training to use. This space features two stations, one for video editing and the other for graphics and animation. When you reserve this room, you will get access to both of these stations. The video editing station includes a Mac Pro, 4K Monitor, and Blu-Ray burner and the graphics station includes a Cintiq HD Display Tablet for drawing, 27" iMac, high-quality Epson flatbed scanner, and a Blu-ray burner.
Campus Equipment Checkout
There are several locations where you may checkout video equipment from the library and around campus. The list below indicates several library and campus locations where one may potentially get equipment and supplies. Before you go to checkout equipment from one of these locations, be sure to do the following:
** – indicates a non-library resource