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Audio/Video Media Resources

Computer Workstations | Digital Video | Laptop Computers | Listening and Viewing Equipment | Scanning | Media Lab

Laptop Computers 

35 laptops are available for 4 hour checkout to University of Maine students, faculty, and staff. You will need to present your Maine Card to the Circulation staff and read and sign our Policy For Use Form. Please see the laptop checkout policy. The laptops are equipped with:

  • Wireless connection to the Internet
  • Microsoft Windows, MS Office, FirstClass, Web browsers.



Two scanning stations are available for scanning various formats of text and images, including photos and other images, microfilm and microfiche, and books and journal articles. Color Printing is available.

  • 2 Epson Perfection 3590 Photo scanners with ABBYY Fine Reader 6.0 Sprint


Listening and Viewing Equipment

Circulation has equipment for utilizing many media formats including:

  • DVD
  • VHS videotape
  • Reel to reel
  • Videodiscs
  • Compact Discs
  • Audiocassettes
  • LPs
  • Laser Discs


Computer workstations

  • 1 Windows based non-linear digital video production stations
  • 2 Windows scanner station
  • 1 Windows based Digital Audio/Editing production station


Digital Video

Circulation provides basic digital video recording and editing equipment available to all students, faculty and staff. 2 DVcamcorders are available for 24 hour checkout. Digital Video editing is available on Windows platforms. For details on software and hardware see Lab Listings.


Media Lab

Digital Audio Station | Digital Video Editing Stations | Scanner PC

Digital Audio Station

  • Sonic Foundry Sound Forge (digital audio recording/editing software)
  • Microsoft Windows Media Center

          Internet and First Class access

1 Panasonic Digital DVD Recorder

Panasonic DVD Video Recorder DMR-EZ48V

Recordable Disc Type DVD-RAM, DVD-R
Time Slip Function Chasing Playback/Simultaneous Recording and Playback/Time Slip Roller and Button Control
One-Touch Record and Play
PC Card Slot Compatible with Standard PC Card, SD Memory Card, Compact Flash Card, MultiMediaCard, Smart Media Card, and Memory Stick.
DV Input Terminal
Built-in SD Card Slot
SD Card Playable File Formats JPEG & TIFF
Dolby Digital (Dolby AC-3) 2ch Audio Recording
MPEG2 Encoding with Hybrid VBR (Variable Bit Rate) Technology
And more...

Video editing software

Adobe Premiere Pro CS4


Sonic Foundry Sound Forge: Digital recording/editing


Epson Perfection 3590 Photo with ABBYY Fine Reader 6.0 Sprint
Adobe Photoshop CS
Adobe Illustrator CS
Microsoft Windows Media Center
Internet and First Class Access


Adobe Photoshop 7.0
Adobe ImageReady 7.0


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