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MEDIA LAB + 3-D PRINTER

Use our equipment, located in the Edge Community Technology Center, to create your own video and audio presentations or print your own 3-D objects. You don't have to be an expert; you can watch free tutorials to learn how to make your own presentations or print your own objects.

MEDIA LAB

  • You provide the script and an SD card of 8GB or larger for recording and editing.
  • We provide the lab:
    • Canon Xa10 Camcorder with tripod
    • Two Mac-Book Pro laptops loaded with Adobe Creative Suite and Final Cut Pro X, as well as iMovie, Audacity and several other editing programs
    • Wireless microphone
    • Studio kit with lights
  • Greene County residents may use the equipment at no cost.
  • The Media Lab is available by appointment; call The Edge at 417-837-5011 to discuss your project and schedule an appointment.
The Media Lab is made possible by a grant from the Library Services and Technology Act administered through the Missouri State Library, and from matching funds from the Springfield-Greene County Library District.

3-D PRINTER

  • The Makerbot Replicator 2 is a desktop 3-D printer that can produce objects from files provided by a user.
  • Basic coding and programming skills are required to create files; watch a free tutorial at the Edge.
  • The fee for using the 3-D printer is 15¢ per gram.
  • To see a demo, watch the tutorial or use the 3-D printer, call the Edge at 417-837-5011.

Contact The Edge

Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
397 E. Central St.
Springfield, MO 65802

(417) 837-5011

Krissy Sinor, Training Coordinator
kristines@thelibrary.org