Media Services Center


  • Purpose

    The purpose of the Media Services Center is:

    1.  To organize and maintain a centralized campus Media Services Center suitable for use by faculty, staff and students.

    2.  To assist with selecting, planning, producing, and utilizing non-print media for classroom use.

    3.  To keep abreast of the latest technology in audio-visual equipment.

    4.  To instruct faculty, staff and students in the effective operation and use of audio-visual equipment. 

     

     Subject Guide to the DVD Collection

     

      Services

    • Interactive Video Network - University System of Maryland
    • Editing - 1/2" (VHS) format with limited assistance
    • Videotape and Audio Cassette Duplication - patrons provide a blank cassette and media adheres to existing copyright laws
    • Videotaping - UMES academic programs/historical events
    • Non-print Loans - videotapes, audio cassettes, slides, DVDs and compact discs
    • Equipment Loans - reserve equipment one week in advance

    Services and Prices

      

    Service Price
    Banner Production $20.00
    Poster Production $10.00
    Lamination  
         5 X 7 $0.50
         8 X 10 $1.00
         9 X 12 $1.50
        16 X 20 & larger $3.00
    Spiral Binding  
         1-100 pages $2.00
         101-200 pages $3.00
    **CASH ONLY/Exact Change Appreciated**


    Equipment

    In order for non-print materials to be utilized effectively to its maximum capacity, compatible equipment must be maintained for the user.  At the present time the following equipment is located in the Media Services Center:

    • Projectors - Video
    • Record Players
    • Cassette Tape Recorders
    • TV/VCR/DVD Units
    • Projection Screens
    • Camcorders (in-house for students)

    ** The Media Services Center does not provide equipment delivery service.

    Interactive Video Network Sites

     

    Appalachian Laboratory Annapolis Regional Center Bowie State University
    Center for Advanced Research in Biotechnology Chesapeake Biological Lab UMBI Center of Marine Biotechnology
    Coppin State University UMS Downtown Baltimore Center Easton Memorial Hospital
    Frostburg State University Horn Point Laboratory Nursing @ Shady Grove
    UMUC Shady Grove University of Maryland @ Baltimore University of Maryland University College
    University of Baltimore UMCP Plant Sciences University of Maryland Baltimore County
    UMES University System of Maryland Towson University
    Waldorf Regional Center Salisbury University UMCP Instructional TV
    UMCES Maryland Sea Grant