Media Viewing & Listening
Media Viewing and Listening is located in the Book Checkout & Pickup area on the 1st floor. Equipment can be used with media from the Library collections or with media you bring with you. Check out DVDs, CDs and VHS tapes from Media & Equipment Distribution on the Ground floor. Media requested from the LRS or that is on media reserve is available from the Book Checkout & Pickup counter on the 1st floor. Students can also check out headphones and phonograph cartridges from the Book Checkout & Pickup counter.
There are 6 video stations with 40” Sony monitors. Four of the stations have standard DVD and VHS decks. Two have Blu-Ray players that also support standard DVDs. Each station has 4 headphone jacks.
There are 4 audio stations with CD players and tape decks, three of which also have turntables. There are two headphone jacks at each audio station.
Digital Media Stations
Three digital media stations are configured for quick access to Library digital media collections, such as Music Online, Films-On-Demand and NBC Learn, as well as to digitized media from the Bay Area TV Archive and other Library Special Collections. These computers do not have MS Office or other standard software applications, nor are they set up to print.