A Media Room, equipped with a scanner and Windows computer configured with a wealth of multimedia software and a webcam, is available in the BLB Learning Commons. Available software includes Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Camtasia, Snagit, Webcam, ScanWiz and much more. Users can edit video, audio, and images; add special effects; enhance photographs, create posters; produce printed and electronic publications; web design; screen capture; and create endless combinations of these media.
UC San Diego students, staff, and faculty can reserve the Media Room for 3 hours at a time. Once reserved, check out the key from the BLB Front Desk. The key ring also holds 2 DVDs that contain a rich collection of training films pertaining to most of the Media Room’s Adobe software. Return the key/DVDs to the BLB Front Desk immediately after the reservation expires to avoid overdue charges of $10.00 per hour.
Try the Media Room and discover new ways to express your concepts and ideas and new ways to ensure that your communications have maximum impact and effectiveness.
The following applications are installed in the Media Room:
In order to serve students’ growing need for multimedia production and editing in their academic work, the Learning Spaces program is investigating the installation of a Media Lab in the Geisel East Learning Commons. Send comments or suggestions related to this to LearningSpaces@ucsd.edu.
Send questions, comments, and suggestions to LearningSpaces@ucsd.edu.
Last revised: S. McAvoy, 6/3/2014