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Media Lab Equipment

All Media Lab computers include specialized software for working with multimedia files. The Media Lab currently has three PCs and two Mac Pros for UNLV students, faculty, and staff to use on their multimedia projects. Each workstation is available on a first-come, first serve basis. Computers must be "checked out" at the Media Resources Desk using your RebelCard.

PC Software

  • Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
  • Microsoft Office 2010
    • Access
    • Excel
    • PowerPoint
    • Publisher
    • Word
  • Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 Production Premium
    • After Effects
    • Audition
    • Encore
    • Flash
    • Illustrator
    • Photoshop
    • Premiere Pro
  • Pinnacle Studio 15
  • Audacity
  • Freemake Video Converter
  • Freemake Audio Converter
  • Cam Studio
  • Windows Photo Story
  • InfraRecorder

PC Hardware

The Media Lab has three PC workstations. Each computer is attached to a flatbed scanner, a VHS/DVD player with video capture device, and an audio cassette tape player.

  • Processor: Intel Core i7 2600 3.40GHz
  • RAM: 16GB
  • Hard Drive: 1TB
  • Optical Drive: CD/DVD RW
  • Ports
    • 2 USB 2.0 (front)
    • 2 USB 3.0 (rear)
    • 2 firewire (rear)
    • 1 headphone (front)
    • 1 mic (front)
  • Multi-Card Reader
    • MS/Pro/Duo/ProDuo
    • SD/Mini/HC/Mini
    • HC/MMC/RS/Plus/Mobile
    • xD
    • CF/I/II/MD
  • Monitor: 30" LCD Flat Panel

Mac Software

  • Mac OS 10.7 (Lion)
  • iLife
    • iMovie
    • iDVD
    • iPhoto
    • GarageBand
    • iWeb
  • Final Cut 10
  • Motion 5
  • Compressor 4
  • Adobe Photoshop CS5
  • Handbrake

Mac Pro Hardware

The Media Lab has two Mac Pro workstations with the latest Apple software.

  • Processor: Dual Intel Xeon 2.66GHz
  • RAM: 12GB
  • Hard Drive: 1TB
  • Optical Drive: CD/DVD RW
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 5770 1GB
  • Ports
    • 2 USB 2.0 (front)
    • 2 firewire (front)
    • 1 headphone/mic (front)
  • Monitor: 30" LCD Flat Panel

Large Format Printing

Large format printing is available at the Media Lab for students, faculty, and staff. The Media Lab features an Epson Stylus Pro 9900 that can produce full color prints 36 inches wide by 48, 60, or even 72 inches long. Printouts cost $4 per square foot. All charges will be added to your library account and can be paid at the circulation desk in Lied Library. Large format printing is available Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 6:00pm only in the Media Lab. Staff assistance is required and a valid library bar code is needed to print.


Other Equipment Available to Check-Out