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Library Hours / Sims 233 / Contact Leslie Davis / 985-549-2033
Media is located on the second floor of Sims Memorial Library and maintains a collection of media materials that includes Blu-ray discs, DVDs, videocassettes, audiocassettes, and CDs. Media also houses a wide variety of equipment, much of which is available for use both within and outside of the department. For assistance please go to the Media Service Window.
Media is a unit of the Access Services Department.
Audio materials: students, faculty and staff (3 weeks)
Video materials: students, faculty and staff (3 weeks)
Media has 3 viewing rooms available for checkout. Each room is equipped with a television,
VCR, and DVD player, and is available for use by students for up to 2 hours. Other
equipment that may be used in the viewing rooms includes a Blue-ray Disc player, CD
player, audiocassette player, laser disc player, and record player.
Library Instructional Classroom (Room 252)
Presentation Practice Studio (Room 256)
Media has a variety of equipment available for checkout including video cameras, calculators
(scientific, graphing), memory card reader, voice recorder, portable PA system, microphone
headsets, and headphones.
Media has 25 public computers that provide access to the Library catalog, databases,
the Internet, and Microsoft Office suites.
Media is home to the Laptop Lounge, an individual or collaborative work space for
users who prefer to use their personal laptops. The lounge area offers a relaxing
space with Wi-Fi access and plenty of floor outlets to charge up various devices.
Sims Library offers adaptive technology for patrons with disabilities, in accordance
with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The Adaptive Technology Center is
located on the 2nd floor of Sims Library (Room 259) near the Media Service Window
and is loaded with the following software:
Freedom Scientific JAWS
Freedom Scientific MAGic
Freedom Scientific OpenBook
Nuance Dragon Naturally Speaking
Additional equipment in the center includes:
USB headset (available for checkout at Media Service Window)
PowerVision magnifying reader
HP Scanjet G4050
|Leslie Davis||Media Supervisor||985-549-2033||Sims 234|