Equipment--Digital Scholarship Lab: Equipment

Equipment Loan Periods

Checkout lengths:

4 Hour

  • Android Chargers
  • iPad/iPhone Chargers
  • MacBook Chargers
  • HDMI cables
  • Display adaptors

6 Hour

  • PC
  • Macbook

1 Day 

  • Headphones

3 Day

  • Video Camera
  • Tripod
  • GoPro
  • Digital Camera
  • Audio recorder
  • Mic Kit

 

Laptops

 

  • 10 HP Elitebook 8570p laptops are available for 6-hour checkout. Laptops may be renewed when at least three units are available.
  • A number of office and productivity applications have been pre-installed.

For a full list of programs see here

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  • 16 MacBook Pro laptops are available for 6-hour checkout. Laptops may be renewed when at least three units are available.
  • A number of office and productivity applications have been pre-installed, including Audacity, Handbrake, and iLife.  The Macbooks with the yellow case also have Adobe CC.

For a full list of programs see here

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Video Cameras

Canon Vixia HF S30

  • Microphone input. An optional handheld or lavaliere microphone may also be checked out, please ask for it when checking out the camera.
  • 3.0" Touch Panel LCD
  • Can record up to 12 hours of high definition video to the 32 GB internal flash drive
  • 24p & 30p Frame Modes
  • Captures video at 1920 x 1080 resolution

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Canon Vixia

  • 1920 x 1080 HD Recording
  • 32GB Internal Flash Drive
  • 2 x SD Memory Card Slots
  • Canon 1/2.6" 8.59MP Full HD CMOS Sensor
  • 3.5" Touch Panel LCD Screen
  • Genuine Canon 10x HD Video Lens
  • Dynamic SuperRange Optical Stabilization
  • 0.27" Electronic Viewfinder
  • Headphone and Microphone Connections
  • Built-In 8.0MP Digital Camera
  • Built in touch display
  • Can record in 1080p60 and 720p120 video
  • built in WiFi for support with the GoPro app
  • comes with a head strap and a GoPro stick is available for check out as well

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Tripods

 

 

  •  Tripod With 3-Way Pan and Tilt Head
  • Telescoping Legs with Flip-Locks
  • Rapid Center Column
  • Quick-Release Plate with Bubble Level
  • Sure-Grip Rubber Feet
  • Maximum Height of 52" (132.08 cm)
  • Load Capacity of 4.4 lb (2.0 kg)

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  •  A ultra-versatile mini-tripod or grip that can be used with large SLR cameras with zoom lens attached or with camcorders (max. load capacity of 6.6 lb/3 kg).
  • Its three multi-segmented flexible legs can be formed to grip almost any protrusion, be it a branch, doorknob, rock, or uneven surface
  • Each of the joints can bend and rotate 360°, to wrap around objects. The bottom rubber segment on the legs is larger to allow it to be used in the traditional way.

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  • Flexible Legs Grip Trees, Pipes, etc.
  • Supports Up to 2.2 lb
  • Tripod Weighs Just 6 oz
  • Maximum Height is 9.7"
  • Mini Ball Head, with Quick Release
  • Legs Covered with Protective Foam Shell
  • Legs Bend 360 Degrees
  • Sure-Grip Rubber Feet for Stability
  • Ideal for Point-and-Shoot Cameras
  • Compatible with Pocket Video Cameras

Digital Cameras

  • 20.1MP Exmor APS HD APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • BIONZ X Image Processor
  • 3.0" 460.8k-Dot Tilting LCD Monitor
  • Full HD 1080 Video at 60i & 24p
  • Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC
  • Hand-Held Twilight Mode and ISO 16000
  • 25-Point Contrast Detection Autofocus
  • Continuous Shooting up to 3.5 fps
  • Photo Creativity and Picture Effects
  • Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Zoom Lens
  • 24.3MP APS-C Exmor APS HD CMOS Sensor
  • BIONZ X Image Processor
  • Tru-Finder 0.39" 1,440k-Dot OLED EVF
  • 3.0" 921k-Dot Xtra Fine Tilting LCD
  • Full HD 1080p XAVC S Video at 24/60 fps
  • Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC
  • Fast Hybrid AF & 179 Phase-Detect Points
  • Up to 11 fps Shooting and ISO 25600
  • Multi-Interface Shoe and Built-In Flash
  • Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Zoom Lens
  • 12.1 megapixels CMOS sensor
  • 20x optical zoom 20mm wide angle lens
  • 3.0 in LCD monitor
  • Wi-Fi certified

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Audio Recorders

 

 

 

  • Recording Format: WAV (Quantization: 16/24bit, Sampling Frequency: 44.1/48/96kHz), MP3 (Bit Rate: 48/56/64/80/96/112/128/160/192/224/256/320kbps/VBR, Sampling Frequency: 44.1kHz)
  • Records to an SD/SDHC card
  • USB 2.0 Hi-Speed transfer
  • Mac and PC compatible
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Microphones

  • The Snowball mic is a USB mic that will work on most computers.  
  • It comes with a reflective stand to cut down on echo.
  • It is ideal for recording podcasts, voiceover, or interviews
  • This is 4 hours check out meant to be used in conjunction with the Digital Media Editing room

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  • CAN ONLY BE USED WITH THE CANON VIXIA
  • HOW-TO Guide for Using with Canon Vixia
  • Ideal for capturing audio from someone with minimal background noise
  • Four-stage pop and dust filter Internal shock absorbed

 

 

  • CAN ONLY BE USED WITH THE CANON VIXIA
  • Ideal for capturing audio from someone with minimal background noise
  • Small and lightweight for unobtrusive, virtually unseen operation
  • Smooth exterior and recessed grille screen minimize clothing noise
  • Two mounting options -- tie clasp or tie tack
  • Convenient, secure belt clip attaches connector to belt or clothing



 

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  • Ideal for recording voice overs for PowerPoints or videos
  • Plug and play USB connectivity with Mac and PC
  • Self-loading driver software provides full access to accessing and configuring headset parameters
  • Self-adjusting headband fits virtually any head size
  • Thick around-ear cushions for comfort and noise isolation
  • Flexible gooseneck mic with noise compensation
  • Volume control and mic muting built-in



 

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Other equipment

External hard drives are incredibly helpful to any media project. Our external HDs are dual formatted for Mac and PC, and available for check-out on the 3-day media loan.

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SD card readers circulate on a 3-day media loan.

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We offer a variety of cables and the adaptors to connect laptops to the study rooms. 

We also have Ethernet cables

All cables and adaptors are 4-hour checkouts

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  • 6 Mini USB chargers
  • 3 Apple 30 pin chargers
  • 6 Apple Thunder port chargers

          All chargers provide 2.1 AMPs to charge both phones and tablets. 

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Koss Headphones are available for 1-day loan. Please check the information Desk or Digital Media Reserves.

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