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Digital Studios


See your next creative project come to life!

  • Digital video conversion (VHS/VHS-C to digital video or DVDs)
  • Record a demo, conduct interviews, or start a podcast
  • Take home cameras, microphones, hotspots, and more
  • Learn professional graphic design skills and design a website
  • Scan and restore photos, slides, or negatives
  • Shoot, edit, and share digital film projects

Read about what’s new In the Studio!


Studio Reservations

  • Must be a registered library cardholder age 14 or older.
  • Reserve up to one week in advance.
  • Maximum 3 hours per day.

Note: Studio 2 cannot accommodate vocal/instrument performance. Please reserve Studio 1 featuring the sound isolation booth for these recording needs.



  • 5' x 7' sound isolation booth
  • 27” iMac Desktop: 3.2 Ghz Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM
  • Behringer U-PHORIA UMC404HD Audio Interface
  • Audio-Technica ATH-M20x studio monitor headphones
  • Blue Yeti USB Microphone
  • Blue Yeti Pro USB Microphone (2)
  • KORG Minilogue Polyphonic Analogue Synthesizer
  • M-Audio Keystation 61ES MIDI Controller
  • Shure SM57 Microphones (2) - Cook Park only
  • Apple USB Superdrive (CD/DVD drive)


  • Adobe Creative Cloud Suite
  • Ecamm Call Recorder for Skype (Cook Park only)
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • iLife Suite- iPhoto, Garageband, iMovie
  • iWork Suite- Pages, Numbers, Keynote
  • Logic Pro X
  • Screenflow
  • SketchUp 2014
  • Skype
  • Textwrangler
  • Toast DVD
  • VLC Media Player
  • XCode
  • Full access to LinkedIn Learning video tutorials & training.


  • Time Limit: 3 hours per day.
  • Room Limit: Up to 4 people.


  • Windows 10 PC
  • LG SuperMulti Blade DVD-RW/CD-RW drive
  • Headphones
  • Audio-Technica AT-LP 120-USB Direct Drive Turntable
  • Elgato Video Capture w/ VCR
  • Epson Perfection V800 scanner- photos, documents, slides, 35mm film, 120 and 220 (21/4) film, and 4x5 film
  • TEAC AD-800 CD/Cassette player w/ USB
  • VHS-C Converter Tape


  • Adobe Creative Cloud Suite
  • Elgato Video Capture
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • SketchUp 2014
  • Skype
  • Toast DVD
  • VinylStudio
  • VLC Media Player
  • Full access to LinkedIn Learning video tutorials & training.


  • Time Limit: 3 hours per day.
  • Up to 2 people.


Reserve by Phone

847-362-2330 – Cook Park x1153 | Aspen Drive x1402

Reserve In-Person

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


Equipment For Checkout

Loan Period: 7 days | Late fee: 50¢ per day.

Renewals allowed: 2

Check out and return equipment at the Circulation Desk.  

GoPro HERO Session
check availability

Sony HDR-CX440 camcorder
check availability


LaCie Rugged 500 GB hard drive
check availability

Nikon D3300 resized

Nikon DSLR Camera
check availability


Camera Tripod
check availability

ZOOM recorder2
ZOOM H2n Handy Recorder
check availability

Elgato Video Capture
check availability
VCR & computer not included

Blue Yeti Microphone
check availability

NES and SNES Classic Edition
check availability

external cd/dvd drive
External CD/DVD drive
check availability

Windows Laptop
Windows Laptop w/ WiFi Hotspot
check availability

Mobile Hotspot
check availability

Equipment For In-Library Checkout


13-inch Macbook Air

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

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

Studio Appointments

Need a little help getting started? Book a 30 minute 1-on-1 training session with one of our Tech Aides!

View the schedule and register

Help Videos

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

LinkedIn Learning
Use your library card to access LinkedIn Learning‘s professional video training from home anytime.

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