Digital Media Lab

Create your own content 

The Digital Media Lab offers the space, equipment, and software for you to get creative with video, music, graphic design, and more. 

  • Convert old home movies to digital format
  • Create a brochure or flyer for your small business or organization
  • Record your own music
  • Build a website for personal or business use
  • Record your own music
  • Shoot, edit, and share your own videos
  • Scan, touch up, and share family photos

Highland Park Public Library adult card holders can make 2-hour reservations for the Digital Media Lab by calling 847-681-7031 or in person at the Adult Reference Desk. 



Our staff can help you get your project off the ground. Schedule a One-On-One

  • Digitize Your 35mm Slides and Photos
  • Digitize Your VHS Tapes
  • Digitize Your Analog Audio 
  • Digitize Your Vinyl (LPs & 45s)
  • Introduction to CAD (SketchUp)
  • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
  • Introduction to Adobe InDesign
  • Introduction to GarageBand​


Take it home 


Hardware in the lab 

  • Blue yeti Microphone
  • EPSON Scanner
  • Oxygen Keyboard
  • M Audio Box
  • Tripods
  • Wacom Tablet
  • Soft Light Boxes
  • VCR 
  • USB Turntable
  • Audio Cassette Deck