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Media Lab: Projects

Info on using the library's Media Lab

What Can You Create in the Lab?

* Graphic Design and Website Development * Video Editing and Digitization * Photo Editing and Digitization * Music and Podcasts *

Here are some of the things you can do in our lab:

  • Edit, and share your own videos
  • Scan, touch up, and share family photos
  • Create a brochure or flyer for your small business or organization
  • Convert old home videos into digital format
  • Convert vinyl or cassettes into MP3s
  • Build a website for personal or business use
  • Learn new skills using our subscription to




Lab Hours

The lab is open when the library is open but closes 30 minutes before the library closes.

9:00 a.m.–8:30 p.m.

Friday & Saturday
9:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

12:00–4:30 p.m.

Make a Reservation

Contact the Adult Services Desk in person or by phone at 224-543-1485 to make a reservation.  

Users can make 2-hour reservations (with extended time permitted if no one else is waiting). Reservations may be made up to 10 days in advance.