Media lab - Frequently Asked Questions
Anyone with a valid ATU library account can use the Media Lab. If you do not have a library account and are not affiliated with the university you can get a guest account from the circulation desk. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
Undergraduate students, staff, alumni, and retired faculty can check out multimedia items for 7 days with 1 renewal. Graduate students, Faculty, and administration can check out all multimedia items for 14 days with 1 renewal. Reserve items are accessed only in the Media Lab or Library for 4 hours. Non-affiliated persons cannot check out multimedia items.
Undergraduate students, staff, alumni, and retired faculty can check out 10 audio CDs, 10 DVDs, and 5 LPs. Alumni and retired faculty can check out 5 audio CDs, 5 DVDs. Graduate students, faculty, and administration can check out 20 audio CDs, 10 DVDs, and 10 LPs.
What kind of multimedia items are in the lab? We have an impressive collection of CDs and LP as well as a few VHS tapes and audio cassettes. The library also has CD-ROMS, which are located at the Circulation desk.
Yes! You can physically browse most of the items in the Media Lab as well as the DVDs, which are located on the main section of the first floor. You can view a list of film genres here and also search for specific titles in the online library catalog: www.atu.edu/medialab or library.atu.edu
Someone from the Circulation desk on first floor will be more than happy to retrieve items for you.
Yes! We have equipment and staff who can assist you in transferring your analog audio and video recordings such as LPs, audio cassettes, and VHS tapes. We can also show you how to edit them and enhance the sound and video quality. Visit our Digitization Services page to find more information.