Multimedia Production

ACCC provides multimedia production services for faculty to create multimedia materials for use in their courses, as well as multimedia assistance to students working on academic projects. Multimedia projects include digitizing and conversion, creation and conversion of video, and the creation of fully interactive multimedia objects.

  • Closed Captioning

    Faculty can request closed caption services for courses that are being converted to blended or online formats. Intro videos of 3-5 minutes are closed captioned at no cost to the faculty unit; longer videos require requestor’s departmental approval and payment.

  • Graphics

    Faculty can request the creation of graphical elements to be used in their courses. Simple graphics are created at no cost to the faculty unit; more complex animations require requestor’s departmental approval and payment.

  • Equipment Lending

    Both faculty and students can check out multimedia equipment for a short period of time; equipment includes laptops, camcorders, audio recorders, and more. The equipment is available at the Academic Multimedia Lab in the Daley Library IDEA Commons. ACCC technology consultants can show you how to use the equipment.

  • Multimedia Software Access

    LTS technology consultants will show you how to use the equipment and software installed in the lab computers. The following software is available:

    • PC – Adobe Suite Creative Cloud (Full), Camtasia 9, Gimp2, VLC, Audacity, Handbrake, ImgBurn 2.5.7.0, Snagit
    • Mac – Adobe Suite Creative Cloud(Full), Camtasia 3, VLC, Handbrake, Snagit, Skitch
  • Video Production

    Faculty can request recording and editing services for courses that are being converted to blended or online formats. Intro videos of 3-5 minutes are recorded and edited at no cost to the faculty unit; more in-depth videos require requestor’s departmental approval and payment.

    As part of the video production service, ACCC technology consultants can meet with you to develop a storyboard for your videos.

  • Technical Assistance

    ACCC technology consultants will help you with your audio, video, and eLearning Authoring software questions.

    Multimedia consultations and technical assistance for your media projects are provided without a previous appointment and open to any student, faculty, and staff.

Multimedia Lab

Open Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm during academic semester. Walk-ins welcome!

801 South Morgan Street, Richard Daley Library, LIB 1-030, Chicago, Illinois 60607

Service Level Agreement

Service Request Fulfillment Time Requests for service/information will be responded to within 1 business day. A specific timeline for completing the project will be given at the initial meeting/communication. Timeline is dependent upon the nature of the request and availability of resources. Projects are completed on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Incident Resolution Time Within 2 business days (for problems with the media produced in the LTS multimedia lab)
Service Availability 9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday-Friday
Maintenance Window(s) N/A
Service Notification Channel(s) N/A
Reviewed to Ensure SLA Meets Business Requirements Provisional SLA - Currently under IT Governance review
Date Reviewed Provisional SLA - Currently under IT Governance review
Service Owner: Elizabeth Romero Fuerte