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Creative Media Studio

The Creative Media Studio is a space for student audio/visual design and production, funded by the Campus Quality Fee. It features eight 27" iMacs loaded with Pro Tools, Final Cut Pro and Adobe Creative Cloud software, reservable online: Reserve CMS Computers

Creative Media Studio Workshops

Our workshops are back! RSVP to upcoming sessions by clicking on a link below. Check back later for more topics and dates. Feel free to suggest upcoming workshops on our CMS Workshops Suggestions page.

3D Printing Pilot Program

The Creative Media Studio is excited to announce their Summer 2016 3D Printing Pilot.  Find out more on our 3D Printing page.

Equipment for Checkout

Availability is not guaranteed.  If the item you need has been checked out, you may come to the CMS with a valid student ID to place a hold.

7-Day Check-out Devices (off-site)
Item
Library has
Canon DSLR Accessory Kit (Remote Control, Canon LP-E8 Battery Pack, 58mmLens Hood) 3
Canon Lens EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III
3
New! Canon Lens EF 50mm f/1.8 STM 1
New! Canon Lens EFS 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM 1
New! Canon Flash Speedlight 270EX II 1
New! Genaray Compact LED-2100 Light 1
Canon Powershot S110 Digital Cameras
8
Canon Rebel t5i Cameras with 18-55mm Lens
6
Canon Tripods
5
Canon Vixia HF R52 Camcorders (Pan cradle for remote control included in kit)
2
GoPro Hero 4 Silver Cameras
2
GoPro Head Strap
1
GoPro Chest Mount
1
Impact Super Collapsible 8' x 16' Green Screen
1
Impact Background Support System, 12' Wide
1
Magnus Video Tripods
6
Olympus WS 822 Digital Voice Recorders
3
REVO SR-1000 Shoulder Support Rig and Counterweight 2
Rode VideoMic Pro Shotgun Mics
2
Westcott 5 x 7` X-Drop Kit Green Screen
1
3-Hour Check-out Devices (on-site use only)
Item
Library has
Apple SuperDrive
1
Epson Perfection V600 Photo Scanner
1
Final Cut Pro Keyboard Covers
3
Intuos Creative Pen and Touch Tablet
1
Transcend TS-RDF8W USB 3.0 Memory Card Reader
1
Lacie Rugged Mini Disk External Hard Drives
3
Photoshop Keyboard Covers
3
Pro Tools Keyboard Covers
3
Sennheiser HD 201 Headphones
15

On-site Recording Studio 

Audio Recording Room Equipment
Item
Library has
27” iMac Computer
1
Rode NT1-A Microphone Kit
3
Avid MBox Pro Interface
1
Sennheiser HD 280 Headphones
3
M-Audio BX5 Studio Monitor Speakers
2
Microphone Stands- Short
3
Microphone Stand with Boom- Tall
1
Various XLR and ¼” Audio Cables
17

Software

The following software is loaded on the eight 27” iMac computers in the CMS: CMS Software List (.pdf)

Creative Media Studio being used by StudentsPolicies

  • Device check-out is available during open Service Desk hours at the Creative Media Studio on the main floor of the Library.
  • Borrowers must be current CSUN students, hold a currently valid CSUN ID card, and have no outstanding library fines.
  • All checked out items must be returned to the Creative Media Studio on the first floor of the Library at the time the date due or at least 30 minutes before the Library closes (whichever comes first).
  • All patrons must sign the System and Device Loan Agreement

Fines for Late Returns

  • $25 per day or portion thereof until all parts returned