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Access Services: Orientation for Faculty: Multimedia Services

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Multimedia Services Department

The Multimedia Services department offers multimedia and classroom equipment for faculty to check out, including digital video cameras, digital still cameras, digital voice recorders, data projectors, screens, USB drives, etc.

The  department  also has:

  • 2 small viewing rooms
  • 1 classroom viewing room (Room 104) for viewing films and other media.

Room 104 may be reserved by faculty or teaching assistants who need to show a film for a class.  Room 104 holds 50 people.

The small viewing rooms may be reserved by students or faculty for viewing a film or working on a class project.   The small rooms hold from 6-8 people and are checked out from the Access Services desk.

Multimedia and Classroom Equipment

Multimedia Equipment

Cassette Recorders (8)

Digital Camcorders:

  • Flip Mino (40)
  • Panasonic Palmcorder PV-DV851D (2)
  • Sony Handycam DCR-DVD 308 (2)
  • Sony Handycam DCR-SR42 (5)

Digital Still Cameras:

  • Sony MVC-FD200 (1)
  • Canon Powershot SD1100 IS (1)

Minolta Film CameraSRT201 (1)

Panasonic VHS Camcorder AG-188 (4)

Tripods (6)

    Classroom Equipment


    Data Projectors (9)

  • 7 Large
  • 2 Mini

    Portable Video Cassette Players       
    ½ in (5)

    Screens (9)

    16mm Motion Picture Projectors

    Slide Projectors (7)

    Slide Trays (8)

    Easels (2)

    Multimedia Software and Computers

    The Multimedia area has 30 iMacs with the following software:

    • Adobe Creative Suite
    • Final Cut Studio 2
    • Gimp
    • Grab
    • iLife
    • Microsoft Office Pro
    • Quicktime Pro
    • Text Mate
    • Wire Tap Studio

    Additional equipment:

    • scanners (5)
    • video capture devices