Digital Video and Podcasting Projects

Our full-time staff are available to help students or faculty with any audio or video project. For immediate one-on-one assistance, stop by the New Media Center during our Innovation Creation Lounge hours: 

Mondays: 10 a.m.—noon

Fridays: 1 p.m.—3 p.m.

You can also schedule training time outside of those windows (during business hours) with one of our staff by sending a message to training@stedwards.edu. Please include your desired time slots and as much detail as you can about the project you're working on.

Classroom Guest Lectures

A guest lecture by OIT professional staff is an excellent first step to video and audio project assignments for all majors. Our staff offers project consultation, simplified instructional materials and tutorials for digital projects. To schedule a class visit from one of our staff, please email training@stedwards.edu. Topics for these lectures include: 

Successful usage of digital camcorders

  • Demonstrations of operational techniques, camera movements
  • Best practices and other user support information

Supported editing software

  • Adobe Premiere instruction
  • Understanding storage requirements and saving files
  • Post-production effects and outputting

Current policies and procedures

  • Equipment checkout and availability
  • Hours of operation

Hands-On Digital Editing Assistance

Digital Services Edit Bay

The computers in our Edit Bay on the second floor of Munday Library are equipped with all the software you need to create professional, high-quality multimedia projects. If you run into trouble, our Media Services staff are available for walk-in support during business hours, Monday-Friday. 

Audio and Video Production Rooms

The Audio Recording Booth, or Whisper Room, is open to all St. Edward's students, faculty and staff for musical recording, screencasting, sound design, podcasting, voice recording and voice-over work. Similarly, we have a video production area available for recording green-screen footage and video projects.

Reserve the booth or the production room through the library's room reservation system at liblabs.stedwards.edu/mediaroom. Hands-on help from our staff is available during business hours.

FAQ 

What equipment is available to record video?

There are High Definition Digital Video Camcorders as well as DSLR cameras. Tripods with quick release heads and shoulder mounts are also available. DSLR recording kits are also available for recording sound with cameras. Lighting equipment and wireless microphones are not available. View equipment for loan in detail.

What are the equipment checkout policies and procedures?

Equipment checkout is available via the Munday Library Information desk.  They do not reserve checkout equipment. Equipment loans are on a 48-hour basis. Label all materials and pick up the items in person. Please review our equipment loan policy.

Which video formats are currently supported?

We support digital formats including MPEG4 & H.264. More information regarding supported file formats can be found at the Adobe Premiere support site.