Make It @ Your Library

The Digital Media Lab is Highland Park's center for creative exploration, collaboration, and production. The DML is a free community resource and open to all. 

Please note: The lab may be used for two hours at at time.  You must bring your library card and a photo ID to use the Lab.  The Lab can only be reserved by library cardholders ages 14 years and older. If you are under age 14 and want to use the Lab you may as long as you are accompanied by a library cardholder 14 years old or older.  Non-residents may use the lab on a walk-up basis.  

Reserve the Digital Media Lab online or call: 847-432-0216 ext 150

Need help using the equipment or software?  Book a Librarian for a one hour one-to-one training session, or try a free Lynda.com online tutorial or Gale Course.

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Look in the Lab

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3D Printing
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Library of Things
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New Media Programs

Hardware Available in the Lab

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Software on the Mac

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Software on the PC

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Don't throw out that VCR! 

The Media Department is always looking for "new" old equipment for the Lab.  The more out of date players we have the more memories our patrons can digitize.  Find out about donating your old equipment.

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