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Digital Studio

The Digital Studio, located near the reference desk on the 2nd floor of the library, consists of four workstations with a variety of media playback and recording equipment (see table below).

Before Using Equipment, Please Note:

•    Observe copyright law.
•    Bring your own flash-drive or blank CD/DVDs to store any digitized files you create.
•    Bring Headphones and Remote Controls (both available at the CIRC desk) for specific units.


How to/User Guides
More Info (specific to the library setup)
Carrel ABlu-ray Discs PlaybackPlaying Blu-ray Discs
Carrel BInternational Playback (PAL VHS & Regions 2-6 DVDs)Full User's GuideInternational Playback
Carrel CVHS & DVDVHS & DVDVHS & DVDFull User's Guide
Carrel DAudio Cassettes & LPsAudio Cassettes & LPsChange Import Settings

Burn CDs or DVDs

Full User's Guide

Digitize Audio Cassettes or LP's

Post-Digitization Instructions



Grad Center reserve media must be used in the library only. Patrons may borrow non-reserve DVD, CD, and VHS for 7-day loans.


Video: To search the CUNY+ library catalog for Grad Center DVDs and VHS, perform a guided search using the record type “videorecording.”

Audio: To search the CUNY+ library catalog for Grad Center CD sound recordings, perform  a command search using the record type “sound recording.”