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Interactive Media Design

Innovative Media Department

Innovative Media

  • Scanning
    Scan images, slides, negatives, transparencies and text.
  • Audio
    Capture from phonograph, cassette, digital audiotape, scanner and other formats.
  • Video
    Capture from VHS, Hi-8, DV Tape, DVD, camcorder and other formats. Export as analog or digital video, save as digital video files or burn to DVD or Blu-ray.
  • Equipment for Loan including...
    Digital Cameras
    Audio Recorders
    Green Screen & Lights
  • Software including...
    Adobe Creative Suite
    Apple Final Cut X
    Sound Forge

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Featured Resource

Multimedia Viewing/Gaming Room

This room, located in 318, is available for VCU students, faculty and staff for media viewing, listening and gaming. Checkout the key and gaming console accessories at the information desk in Innovative Media on the third floor. The room seats up to 10 people and may be reserved online, over the phone at (804) 827-3594, or by email.

Equipment including...
TV, Blu-ray, DVD Player, projector, surround sound, 3-D Glasses, Playstation 2, 3 & 4, Xbox One & 360 & Nintendo Wii U.

DVD's and Other Film Formats

What: DVD's, Blu-Ray's, videos, and 16mm films 

Where: Request from the 1st floor Information Services Desk

Find: VCU Libraries Search allows you to Refine My Results by Material Format

Video designed by Haitham Almayman from the Noun Project

Video Games

What: Learn more about the growing collection which includes titles like BioShock,Okami and Journey.

Where: Request from the 1st floor Information Services Desk. Play games in the Multimedia Viewing/Gaming Room

Video Game Controller designed by Mani Amini from the Noun Project

CD's and Other Audio Formats

What: CD's, LP's and Streaming Audio.

Where: Request from the 1st floor Information Services Desk

Find: Within VCU Libraries Search Advanced Search, you can refine your Material Type to Audio Visual,
then limit to Audio Recordings, Audio CD, Phonograph Records or Online Audio.‚Äč

SpeakerCreated by Edward Boatman from the Noun Project