About

The Multimedia Production Studios at Lied Library include four audio production studios and one video production studio. These spaces support the creation of podcasts, music recordings, video presentations, and other types of multimedia research and creative activity.

Spaces

All recording spaces follow the hours of Lied Library. You must have a valid ACE login to access the equipment and software. UNLV students, faculty, and staff are welcome to reserve these spaces in adherence to the room reservation guidelines. Recording spaces are intended for those creating, editing, or transferring media. You will be asked to forfeit your reservation if you are using them for reasons other than those listed. For more information on the use of the multimedia spaces, you can read the University Libraries Multimedia Production Studios Guidelines. Additional equipment such as video cameras, microphones, etc. can be checked out at the Circulation desk on the first floor of Lied Library. Refer to the Technology Lending at Lied page for a list of available equipment.

Get Help

Appointments with staff members knowledgeable in recording and editing techniques are available via the Lied Technology Consultations page. For help getting started, you can drop by the Computer Help Desk on the first floor of Lied library with any questions.

Audio Recording

Audio Recording

Capacity: 3/4
Two group recording spaces located in rooms 1225 and 1226 are designed for recording podcasts, interviews, and other spoken work, as well as group video editing. These rooms include two microphones and a computer workstation with recording and editing software.

Equipment:
  • Computer: Dell Optiplex
  • Microphones: Shure SM7B Dynamic Vocal Microphone
  • Headphones: Sennheiser HD 280 PRO

Software:

Ableton Live Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, Audacity, FL Studio, Pro Tools

Music Recording:

Capacity: 3/4
Two music recording spaces in rooms 1223 and 1224 are designed for recording electronic and vocal music pieces. A window and audio passthrough allow the rooms to be used together for a joint recording session. For this purpose, both rooms would need to be reserved simultaneously. They can also be reserved separately for individual recording.

Equipment:
  • Computer: Dell Optiplex
  • Microphones: Shure SM7B Dynamic Vocal Microphone
  • Headphones: Sennheiser HD 280 PRO
  • Speakers: KRK V Series
  • Audio interface: XLR input
  • DJ controller: Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2
  • MIDI controller: Ableton Push
  • MIDI keyboard: Nektar Impact LX 88+
  • Mixing console: Axia Desq

Software:

Ableton Live Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, Audacity, FL Studio, ProTools

Video Recording

Capacity: 11
The video recording space in room 1222 is a space designed for recording presentations, dramatic scenes, interviews, and other video content. The room includes the use of a camera, green screen, gray backdrop, large monitor, and computer workstation for presentations and retrieving files.

Equipment:
  • Computer: Dell Optiplex
  • Camera: Roboshot 20 UHD
  • Microphone: Tesira TCM-1 Ceiling Microphone
  • Monitor: Samsung QLED 55-inch Display
  • Studio lighting
  • Green screen
  • Gray backdrop

Post Production Editing

Located on the first floor of Lied Library, the post-production space offers 25 computers equipped with a variety of editing software.

Equipment:
  • 10 Apple IMac
  • 15 Dell OptiPlex 7050

Equipment:

On Dell Optiplex:
  • Ableton Live Suite
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Audacity
  • FL Studio
  • Pro Tools
  • Elgato Video Capture
  • Nero Standard

On Apple iMac
  • Ableton Live Suite
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Audacity
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • FL Studio
  • Garage Band
  • iMovie
  • Logic Pro X
  • Pro Tools
  • Elgato Video Capture
  • Nero Standard