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Digital Studios

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See your next creative project come to life!

  • Digital video conversion (VHS and VHS-C tapes to digital video or DVDs)
  • Learn professional graphic design skills
  • Design a website
  • Scan and restore photos, slides, or negatives
  • Record a demo, conduct interviews, or start a podcast
  • Skype with friends and family
  • Shoot, edit, and share digital film projects

Read about what’s new In the Studio!


Reservations

Please note: Aspen and Cook Park Studio B are limited to electronic instruments w/ headphones and cannot accommodate loud performance. For these recording needs, please reserve Cook Park Studio A.

  • Must be a registered library cardholder age 14 or older.
  • Reserve up to one week in advance.

ASPEN STUDIO

Make a Reservation

HARDWARE
  • 27” iMac Desktop: 3.2 Ghz Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM
  • Apple USB Superdrive (CD/DVD drive)
  • Audio-Technica ATH-M50 studio monitor headphones
  • Blue Yeti USB Microphone
  • Elgato Video Capture w/ VCR
  • Epson Perfection V800 scanner- scans photos, documents, slides, and negatives
  • M-Audio Keystation 61ES MIDI Controller
  • M-Audio M-Track Plus audio interface
  • Wacom Intuos Pen and Touch Medium Tablet
SOFTWARE
  • Adobe Creative Cloud Suite
  • Elgato Video Capture
  • Epson Digital ICE
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • iLife Suite- iPhoto, Garageband, iMovie
  • iWork Suite- Pages, Numbers, Keynote
  • Logic Pro X
  • SketchUp 2014
  • Skype
  • Textwrangler
  • Toast DVD
  • VLC Media Player
  • XCode
  • Full access to Lynda.com video tutorials & training
LIMITATIONS
  • Time Limit: 3 hours per day.
  • Room Limit: Up to 2 people.

COOK PARK STUDIO A

Make a Reservation

HARDWARE
  • 5' x 7' sound isolation booth
  • 27” iMac Desktop: 3.2 Ghz Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM
  • Apple USB Superdrive (CD/DVD drive)
  • Audio-Technica ATH-M50 studio monitor headphones
  • Blue Yeti USB Microphone
  • Blue Yeti Pro USB Microphone
  • Elgato Video Capture
  • M-Audio Keystation 61ES MIDI Controller
  • M-Audio QUAD audio interface
  • Wacom Intuos Pen and Touch Medium Tablet
SOFTWARE
  • Adobe CS6- Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Illustrator, Fireworks
  • Ecamm Call Recorder for Skype
  • Elgato Video Capture
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • iLife Suite- iPhoto, Garageband, iMovie
  • iWork Suite- Pages, Numbers, Keynote
  • Logic Pro X
  • SketchUp 2014
  • Skype
  • Textwrangler
  • Toast DVD
  • VLC Media Player
  • XCode
  • Full access to Lynda.com video tutorials & training.
LIMITATIONS
  • Time Limit: 3 hours per day.
  • Room Limit: Up to 4 people.

COOK PARK STUDIO B

Make a Reservation

HARDWARE
  • 27” iMac Desktop: 3.2 Ghz Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM
  • Apple USB Superdrive (CD/DVD drive)
  • Audio-Technica ATH-M50 studio monitor headphones
  • Audio-Technica AT-LP 120-USB Direct Drive Turntable
  • Elgato Video Capture
  • Epson Perfection V800 scanner- scans photos, documents, slides, and negatives
  • Toshiba DVR620 VHS/DVD Conversion Unit
  • TEAC AD-800 CD/Cassette player w/ USB
SOFTWARE
  • Adobe CS6- Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Illustrator, Fireworks
  • Elgato Video Capture
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • iLife Suite- iPhoto, Garageband, iMovie
  • iWork Suite- Pages, Numbers, Keynote
  • Logic Pro X
  • SketchUp 2014
  • Skype
  • Textwrangler
  • Toast DVD
  • VinylStudio
  • VLC Media Player
  • XCode
  • Full access to Lynda.com video tutorials & training.
LIMITATIONS
  • Time Limit: 3 hours per day.
  • Up to 2 people.

Phone

Cook Park: 847-362-2330, ext. 1153

Aspen Drive: 847-362-2330, ext.1402

In Person

Lower Level Desk at Cook Park or the Reference Desk at Aspen Drive.


Equipment For 7-Day Checkout

 

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Samsung HMX-F90 HD camcorder
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LaCie Rugged 500 GB hard drive
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Nikon D3300 Digital SLR
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Camera Tripod
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selfie stick
Flexion Selfie Stick
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ZOOM H2n Handy Recorder
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Canon Powershot digital camera
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Mobile Hotspot
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Late fee: $1.00 per day. Renewals allowed: 2 Equipment located at Cook Park’s Lower Level Reference Desk and the Aspen Drive Reference Desk.  


Equipment For In-Library Checkout

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13-inch Macbook Air

For availability, go to the Lower Level Desk at Cook Park or Reference Desk at Aspen Drive.


See the Digital Studio Guidelines & Rules.


Studio Hours

Studios close 30 minutes prior to library closing.
Mon.–Thurs.: 9 am–8:30 pm
Friday: 9 am–5:30 pm
Saturday: 9 am–4:30 pm
Sunday: 1–4:30 pm

Digital Studio Rules & Guidelines

Contact the Studio

Send Us a Message

Request a studio tour.
Send us your feedback.

Help Videos

Watch our step-by-step video tutorials for digitally converting images and video.

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Use your library card to access Lynda.com's professional video training from home anytime.

Studio Workshops


Need a little help getting started? Attend a half hour studio workshop.

View the schedule and register

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