Capacity

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Library Branch

Prospect Heights Public Library District

Description

This computer is used for digitizing videos, slides and music.  This room includes the following equipment:

Apple iMac Computer – Powerful computer that is the hub of the lab.

Epson V500 Perfection Photo Scanner – Photo scanner with negative and slide scanning ability.

Wacom Bamboo Tablet and Pen Writer – Used for precision digital illustration. Works with various drawing software.

VCR/DVD Player and Digitizer - Combination that allows you to import video from VHS or DVD for editing on the computer and burning to a DVD, Blu-ray, or flash drive.

Blu-ray/DVD Burner – Easy way to save videos, photos and other content in disc form. Discs are available for sale at the Information Desk (10 cents for DVD, 50 cents for Blu-ray) or you can bring your own.

TEAC LP-R660USB - A machine that can play CDs, records, and cassettes as well as convert them to CD or digital.

Equipment

This is a list a software on the iMac:

Adobe Creative Suite CS6 (Includes Photoshop and Illustrator) – For editing pictures, photos, and documents.

Apple iMovie – For making and editing movies Autodesk Sketchbook – An advanced digital drawing tool.

Audio Hijack – Converts cassettes and vinyl records to digital.

Inkscape - A free vector based software that can be used to make advance illustrations and more. Can convert images to be cut by the laser cutter.

Microsoft Office for Mac – For document creation like on Windows PCs. Includes standards like Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

Roxio Video Capture – Converts DVD and VHS to digital formats.

Silhouette Studio – Creates designs that can be printed and cut on the Cameo.

SketchUp – A CAD program to make 3D models which can be put into games, movies, or even be 3D printed!

Toast Titanium – Burns video files to DVD and Blu-ray.

On narrow displays, the weekly room calendar is wider than the screen. You can side-scroll within this table to view room availability for the whole week.

Sun - 8/1

    • 10:00am
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    • 10:15am
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    • 10:30am
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    • 10:45am
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    • 12:00pm
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    • 12:15pm
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    • 12:30pm
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    • 12:45pm
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    • 1:00pm
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    • 1:15pm
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    • 1:30pm
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    • 2:30pm
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    • 3:15pm
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    • 3:30pm
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    • 5:00pm
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    • 6:00pm
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    • 7:00pm
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    • 8:00pm
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Mon - 8/2

Fri - 8/6

Sat - 8/7