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Media Studio

About the Media Studio

The Media Studio provides access to state-of-the-art technology required for the creation of digital projects. Our staff are here to support you in the development of digital literacy and media creation skills. 

Support for students:

  • Support for undergraduate and graduate students in developing digital literacy and media creation skills
  • Supports digital media assignments such as videos, digital storytelling, podcasts, blogging and more
  • Editing stations, a sound booth, equipment and software for creating digital media and a filming studio
  • Book an appointment to use space, access equipment, or get help with your project
  • Schedule an online consultation appointment for students for help with planning your project, selecting the right tool, finding media, or troubleshooting

Services for faculty & instructors:

  • Consulting on assignment design to integrate digital media into your courses. Our create digital assignments guide outlines the resources available to support your students
  • Access to web-based video creation accounts. A limited number of seats are available each semester, available on a first-come first-served basis
  • Creating a custom help guide for your students tailored to your assignment requirements
  • Book an appointment for faculty and instructors

Media related resources

Guides for Creating Digital Media:

Equipment and software

Equipment

  • An adjustable green screen
  • Canon Rebels, including a 360 degree lens
  • Tripods
  • Ipads
  • Professional lighting including 1 light box,
  • A variety of camera lenses
  • Shotgun microphone and mic packs (to record individual or multiple subjects)
  • 1 Mac Recording Station
  • Shure MV5 microphone
  • Condenser Microphone

Video software

  • Adobe Premiere Pro CC
  • Adobe After-Effects CC
  • Adobe Media Encoder CC
  • Adobe Prelude CC
  • Apple IMovie

Audio software

  • Ableton
  • Adobe Audition CC
  • Audacity
  • Apple GarageBand
  • Apple Logic Pro

Design software

  • Adobe Animate CC
  • Adobe Fireworks CS6
  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe InDesign CC
  • Adobe Muse CC
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Apple Pages
  • Apple KeyNote
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC
  • Adobe Lightroom CC
  • Adobe Muse CC
  • Microsoft Office

Need something we don't have? Let us know!

When is the Media Studio open?

  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, bookings for the Media Studio spaces including the fimling studio, editing suites, and south booth are currently unavailable. Booking for these spaces will resume on February 14, 2022.
  • Schedule a time to visit a Media Studio space by booking an appointment
  • Students can still get help with digital media creation by booking online consultation appointment

Media Studio workshops

Visit the library's workshop page to read about the workshops we offer.