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Welcome to the Media Lab


The Media Lab features specialized hardware and software for all current UNLV students, faculty, and staff to use on their multimedia projects and presentations.

Personal projects are welcome. Priority is given to University-related, academic work. Patrons are expected to follow all Media Lab policies and guidelines.

The Media Lab offers the following services.  A complete list of hardware, software, and equipment is available here.

  • Video/Audio Editing
  • Video Capture to PC
    • VHS
    • VHS-C
    • DVD
    • miniDV
  • Audio Capture to PC
    • Cassette Tape
    • CD
  • VHS to DVD conversion
  • Equipment Checkout
  • Large-format Scanning (up to 11" x 17")
  • Multi-page & Double-sided Scanning
  • Large-format Printing


The Media Lab is adjacent to the Computer Help Desk on the first floor of Lied Library.


The Media Lab equipment is available during all library business hours.


The Media Lab is a space for self-learning and we are not able to provide in-depth assistance at this time.  Basic questions regarding software or equipment can be answered at the Computer Help Desk in person or over the phone at (702) 895-2101.