Geisel Library's Digital Media Lab (DML) is open to all UCSD faculty, staff, and students, providing a space for media creation and editing. Specific capabilities include free 3D printing, video editing (e.g., Final Cut, iMovie, Camtasia), image manipulation (e.g., Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects), sound editing (e.g., Adobe Audition, Garageband), media-rich website creation (e.g., Dreamweaver, Flash, Filezilla), and basic productivity (e.g., MS Office, web browsers, Adobe Acrobat Pro).
The DML features eight workstations, both Macs and Windows PCs, with various equipment configurations. The 5K iMacs are attached to high-end scanners that allow scanning 35mm negatives and slides. To view available equipment and software, consult our catalog.
Summer 2016 hours:
Hours during regular academic terms are:
3D printers and workstations can be reserved for 3 hours per day through the Library's room reservation system. 3D printer users should plan to show up 10 minutes early to consult with staff to maximize their print times.
Our staff is highly skilled across a broad range of media and computing topics. For in depth, one-on-one help designing, creating, or troubleshooting media projects, UCSD affiliates may schedule a consulting session by emailing DMLtech@ucsd.edu.
Workshop Schedule (Coming Soon)
In support of the University's mission of teaching and research, the Digital Media Lab (DML) provides computing and multimedia resources to the University community. Access to the DML is a privilege conditioned upon compliance with the current Acceptable Use Policies.
DML users are liable for any and all activities they conduct while in the facility. DML users are expected to understand and comply with all federal and state laws, as well as University and Library regulations and policies.
Examples of misuse of this facility include, but are not limited to:
Send questions, comments, and suggestions to DMLtech@ucsd.edu.Last revised: D. Tweedy, 3/28/16