Walker Library
Digital Media Studio
Equipment

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Hardware

  • 8 Dell PCs with 22" monitors
  • 12 iMacs with 27" monitors
  • Flatbed scanners on some PCs and some Macs
  • Built-in SD card readers
  • Multi-format card readers for checkout
  • Pen tablets available for checkout
  • Headphones available for checkout
  • 1 black and white printer
  • 1 color printer: academic use only, .50 cents a page
  • Legal-sheet size laminator: $1.00 per sheet

Commercial Software: availability varies by computer

  • Adobe Creative Suite 4 for PC; Adobe Creative Suite 5 for Mac
  • iLife for Macs: iPhoto, iMovie GarageBand, iWeb, iDVD, Quicktime Player
  • iWork for Macs: Pages, Numbers, Keynote
  • Jing screen casting software: a free download
  • Office 2007 for PC; Office 2011 for Mac: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access
  • Power DVD
  • Roxio Easy Media Creator

Open source software: availability varies by computer

  • GimpShop PC, Gimp Mac
  • DVDStyler
  • Audacity
  • Greenshot
  • Scribus
  • PrimoPDF
  • KompoZer
  • Nvu (PC only)
  • Open Laslo
  • Blender
  • Paint.net (PC only)
  • inkscape
  • Jahshaka
  • VirtualDub (PC only)
  • Videothang (PC only)
  • icopy (PC only)

Software training resources

Finishing and Collaboration

  • Rolling white boards and dry erase markers
  • Tape, scissors, hole punch, paper cutter, mounting glue, staplers, glue sticks, markers
  • Prep table with overhead light
  • Legal sheet size laminator: $1.00 per sheet
  • Grid board, rulers, t-squares
  • (2) Two electric typewriters