1. Tutorials
  2. Booking Video Equipment or a Suite
  3. General Contact and Hours of Operation

Located in 626 Southam Hall, The Media Commons features:

  • Soundproof, ergonomically friendly multimedia creation suites
  • Video camera kits available for loan
  • 27-inch iMacs loaded with video and photo editing software
  • Technical and creative support from TLS staff

Enhance your course with diverse media learning materials, produce a video or podcast for an assignment or create departmental promotional materials. The Media Commons can help you do it all!

Tutorials

Interested in improving the quality of your video recordings or looking to learn the basics of smartphone videography/filmmaking? Check out our Media Commons tutorials for tips and walkthroughs of video editing software, wireless GO mics, lighting and more.

Booking Video Equipment or a Suite

Due to construction in Southam Hall, The Media Commons is closed until the building reopens in fall 2022.

Looking to borrow equipment? Complete the form below and we’ll be in touch shortly to confirm availability. Equipment will be available for pickup in Loeb D299 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday to Thursday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday.

  • Requested Equipment

  • Loan Duration

    Equipment rental time is 24-48 hours. If you require additional time, please note this above.
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
    Note: Hours of operation are Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Equipment pickups and drop-offs are not available on weekends.
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
    Note: Hours of operation are Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Equipment pickups and drop-offs are not available on weekends.

General Contact and Hours of Operation

Due to construction in Southam Hall, The Media Commons is closed until the building reopens in fall 2022.

Main Office Location: Dunton Tower – Ninth Floor
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday, by advance booking, subject to operational scheduling
Phone: 613-520-3817
Email: mpc@carleton.ca