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AV Studio

Whether it's recording a podcast, editing a social media video for your startup, or experimenting with music, the Advanced Learning Library's AV Studio has the equipment and software you need. Designed for individuals and small groups, this free to use audiovisual recording and editing space is reserved on a first-come/first-served basis beginning one week before the desired date.

To reserve the AV Studio, contact the Advanced Learning Library or use the online reservation system.

Using the AV Studio

  • One three-hour reservation may be scheduled per day.
  • Customers must be 14 years of age or older to use the room without a responsible adult.
  • A Wichita Public Library card in good standing is required. There is no charge for these reservations, but the person(s) reserving the room is responsible for damage to the AV Studio and equipment.
  • Food and drink are not allowed in the AV Studio, except for water in a covered container.
  • Customers may bring their own equipment, including musical instruments. Amplifiers are not allowed.
  • All video, audio, and other personal files will be removed after every session. We recommend saving your work to a personal device such as a USB flash drive or portable hard drive.

Equipment Included

  • Dell Optiplex 7050 computer
  • 32" LED flat panel monitor
  • Black Magic Design Intensity Shuttle
  • Shuttle Xpress Video Edit Transport
  • Audio-Technica ATH-M50X Headphones
  • Art Pro Eight Output Stereo Headphone Amp
  • Focusrite 2 Channel USB audio interface FOS2/22G
  • Zoom 16 Track Recorder R16
  • JVC Blu-ray Disc & HDD Recorder
  • Mackie CR3 CR Series 3" Creative Reference Multimedia Speakers
  • Audio-Technica AT2020 Cardioid Condenser Studio XLR Microphones
  • AmazonBasics Tripod Boom Microphone Stands
  • Akai Professional MPK Mini MKII | 25-Key Ultra-Portable USB MIDI Drum Pad & Keyboard Controller
  • Canon EOS Rebel T6i Digital SLR with EF-S 18-55mm IS STM Lens
    • TAKSTAR SGC-598 Interview Microphone
    • Wide Angle/Macro Lens for Canon
    • 58mm 2.2x Telephoto Lens
    • Digital Slave Flash with Bracket
    • Vivitar VPT3662 62-Inch Tripod

Software Included

Audio Production

  • Ableton Live 9 Lite
  • Adobe Audition CC
  • Audacity
  • Avid Pro Tools
  • FL Studio 20

Video Production

  • Adobe After Effects CC
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CC
  • Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) Studio

Design/Photography

  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC
  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe InDesign CC
  • Adobe Lightroom Classic CC
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Blender
  • GIMP
  • Inkscape
A microphone is in the foreground with a computer, speakers, and other audiovisual equipment in the background
The AKAI MPK mini portable keyboard and drum pad sits on the AV maker cart
The Canon EOS Rebel T6i camera sits on a tripod
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