The Digital Media Commons (DMC) is a passionate media lab and electronic imagination center space for pupils, faculty and staff. Managed because of the Library and Information Technology providers (ITS), this collaborative learning facility provides flexible media-rich work areas, professional-grade creation technology, high-power computer workstations, printers, and scanners. Expert help can be obtained at the DMC assist table.
Gear and computer software
The dual-screen Mac and Windows computer systems within area assistance graphical design, cartoon, audio/visual modifying, 3-D modeling and online game design through a package of computer programs, and specific tools and equipment. These workstations offer a larger emphasis on media creation than in the InfoCommons, utilizing higher level news applications particularly ArcGIS, Maya, consequences, and Avid. Pupils tend to be strongly inspired to reserve a DMC workstation making use of Northeastern University area Scheduling on line (NUSSO), readily available through myNEU. Extra information are available in the DMC portion of the ITS-Managed Computer Labs web page in the ITS web site.
There are many black and even though and shade printers regarding second floor which are an element of the Northeastern Printing program. Scanners are located by Circle 1 in the DMC.
Plotters- two production-quality HP T7200 plotters are located close to the DMC in room 268 for NU professors, staff and students. the Service table staff have the ability to assist with the printing process during defined hours of operation. Expense is determined by the dimensions of the printout, and varies dependent on total dimensions, color and top-notch the story; costs is right subtracted from your own Husky Dollar balance.
Group Learn Areas
Sets of around six men and women can reserve one of the four exclusive research areas. These areas have white panels and presentation technology.
This room facilitates the development of multi-component tasks through the use of a curved, wide-screen show that enables multiple viewing of four inputs through an easy-touch control system. A Blu-Ray player is available. Reservable via NUSSO.
Two presentation sectors generate semi-enclosed spaces being ideal for small presentations or hosting little events. They are reservable by professors or staff via NUSSO.
3D Printing Studio
The studio provides the full package of 3D fabrication and modeling technologies. Drop by during walk-in hours, or search for month-to-month workshops on three technology families: 3D printing, 3D scanning, and laser cutting.
The Audio and Video production Studios offer state-of-the art audio and movie recording, with a control area in the sound studio for recording, tracking and combining. There are also two Media Creation Studios readily available for standard sound recording, post-production, and mastering object creation.