Location: 210 SL, Level 2, Snell Library
Telephone: (617) 373-2465
Email: dmcstudios [at] northeastern.libanswers.com
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Use this link to reserve Studio time. In order for us to assist you better, please submit your project and support needs in advance using this form. Guidelines: Reserve any of the Recording Studio spaces up to two weeks in advance for up to three hours at a time. You may book only one reservation at a time, for a maximum of 2 bookings per week. Studios can be booked during hours of operation. A staff member will contact you to confirm reservations and discuss additional support needs. Please cancel your reservation if you find that you won't be using it. Space unoccupied 15 minutes past reservation time will be available on a first come, first served basis.
Online training for audio and video software is available through Lynda.com.
Contact staff directly to get assistance in learning how to use our technology or to brainstorm about your project. Write to us:dmcstudios [at] northeastern.libanswers.com or call 617-373-2465.
The Studios' facilities are equipped with technology, software and instruments for professional recording and post production:
The Studios has some items for checkout: Canon DSLR cameras, a Panasonic video camera and tripod. Schedule 48 hours in advance. Contact us at 617-373-2465 for questions about your reservation or training assistance. The Help and Information Desk on level 1 also has equipment available to borrow including camcorders, chargers, adapters, projectors, laptops, and tripods.
The library's Digital Repository Service features student audio and video recordings created in the Studios for class assignments or personal enrichment. View our showcase of projects.
We hire students and co-ops (one co-op for six month slots) to provide valuable customer support and audio/video production and engineering assistance. Jobs are posted each semester. Discuss the co-op position with your advisor.
Faculty: Use the Recording Studio Instruction Proposal Form to request collaborative instruction with Studios staff for projects you will be assigning. Refer to this Digital Media Toolkit for helpful planning and resource information.
We partner with Academic Technology Services to support faculty audio and video production needs. See Academic Technology Services to get started.
If there is a VHS tape in Snell Library's collection that you need transferred to DVD for preservation and playback purposes, contact your subject librarian. If faculty would like assistance reformatting media from their own collection, please contact Academic Technology Services.
Recording Studios Staff