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Media Lab

Phone: 847.810.4619
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M: 9:30 to 3:00

T:9:30 to 3:00

W: 9:30 to 3:00
Thurs.: 9:30 to 7:00

Fri: 9:30 to 3:00

Sat.: 9:30 to 3:00


Our new space offers patrons a place to edit graphics, videos, and music using entry and professional level software. Lake Forest Library cardholders (high school and older), in groups of five or less, can use our editing suite for up to two hours and receive help from our lab assistants. For more details see our policies



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What you can do here:

  • Draw and create graphics using Adobe Illustrator and our Wacom tablet
  • Create music with our 49-Key M-Audio Keyboard and edit with Logic Pro
  • Edit your videos with either Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Preserve old records and cassettes
  • Edit photos with Adobe Photoshop
  • Digitize your slides, pictures, and VHS tapes; then digitally restore them
  • Create 3D models with Blender and SketchUp


All the tools available to you:

Hardware  Software
Mac Pro with two 27" monitors Adobe Photoshop

Intuos Pro Wacom Tablet

Adobe Illustrator
M-Audio 49 Key Midi Keyboard Adobe Premiere Pro
Yeti Microphone Adobe After Effects
Studio Headphones (2) Adobe Creative Cloud
Leap Motion Garageband
Epson V600 Scanner Logic Pro
Toshiba VHS/DVD Player iMovie
LaCie 500gb hard drives (3) Final Cut Pro
Epson Artisan 1430 Printer Blender
Record Player Sketchup
Cassette Player