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Media Studio

Due to COVID-19, the Media Studio is closed.

We're still here to answer your questions about developing or completing media assignments.  Book an appointment with us. 

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.

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.  
  • Reserving you access to web-based video creation accounts. A limited number of seats are available each semester.
  • Creating a custom help guide for your students tailored to your assignment requirements.

Media related resources

Guides for Creating Digital Media:

Equipment and software


  • 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

  • Adobe Audition CC
  • Audacity
  • Apple GarageBand

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?

  • The filming studio, editing suite, and recording booth are currently closed
  • Students can still get help with digital media creation by booking an appointment with a Media Studio Student Consultant

Media Studio workshops

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