Digital & Maker Services

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The Launch Pad is open

Digital Media Labs Open Monday-Friday, 1-7 pm | Saturday, 12-4 pm |Sunday, Closed
Launch Pad available by appointment Wednesday-Friday, 1-7 pm |Saturday, 12-4 pm
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The Launch Pad and Digital Media Labs are your spaces to explore, play, create and collaborate. Embark on a journey of discovery and possibility through hands-on learning where all you need is your imagination.

Curiosity starts here.

Launch Pad

Hours

Wednesday-Friday 1-7 pm
Saturday 12-4 pm
Sunday-Tuesday Closed

Digital Media Labs

Hours

Monday-Friday 1-7 pm (last reservation 6:30 pm)
Saturday 12-4 pm (last reservation 3:30 pm)
Sunday Closed

Staff TEch Bytes

Our staff has lots of recommendations to get your creativity flowing. Learn about Launch Pad on the Go Kits, available for ages 14 and older with an ITPLD library card in good standing. Explore amazing tutorials on Creativebug with your ITPLD card.


THE LAUNCH PAD

Make a Reservation

Use this form to send your 3D print job file. A registered library card in good standing required.

Submit a 3D Print Job


Resources

Creativebug
A video library of tutorials for DIY crafters, creators, and artists. Includes patterns and some project lists.

Launch Pad Equipment List
These tools are available to use in The Launch Pad. Email dmsforms@itpld.org if you have questions about specific items on the list.

Preferred Materials List
If you’d like to use your own material in one of our machines, it must be approved by a Launch Pad staff member before you arrive. Email dmsforms@itpld.org for approval and more information.

Launch Pad Price List
Items available for purchase for registered library cardholders.

3D Print Information

Laser Cutter Information

LinkedIn Learning
Learn technology and creative skills with over 700 course subjects including photography, illustration, 3D animation, video and graphic design. Adobe Creative Suite course work includes

  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • After Effects
  • Premier Pro
  • InDesign
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Lightroom
  • Cinema 4D

Launch Pad on the Go

Finish your projects at home by checking out one of these kits. Available for ages 14 and older with an ITPLD library card in good standing. Two week check-out.


VIRTUAL CERTIFICATIONS

Sewing Certification
Click here to complete the sewing certification online.

Silhouette Cameo Certification
Click here to complete the silhouette cameo certification online.


Digital Media Labs

Appointments are available. Please note: staff will not be available to assist members in the Media Labs at this time, but there will be user guides and other resources available. 

Make a Reservation

Explore the Sound Lab, Video Editing Lab and Archival Station for your creative projects.

Reservations and Room Use

  • Ages 9 years and older.
  • Registered library card required (itpld card or another library card that is registered in our library).
  • Reserve a room for up to three hours up to seven days in advance in person or online.
  • Reservations must be made at least 30 minutes before closing time.
  • The Digital Media Labs remain unlocked during the open hours. Take your belongings if you leave the room at any time during your reservation.

Equipment Available

  • Microphones
  • Headphones
  • Mic Stands
  • Camcorders
  • Tripods
  • MIDI Keyboard Controller
  • Green Screen Wall
  • WhisperRoom Sound Booth
  • 12 Channel Sound Mixer
  • iRig (2)
  • Epson Flatbed Scanner
  • VHS to Digital Converter
  • Elgato Converter
  • Tabletop Sound Shield
  • XLR & Electric Instrument Cables
  • Archival Quality Scanner
  • Analog to Digital Convertor
  • Elegato Conversion Kit
  • Film to Digital Convertor
  • iMacs
  • USB SuperDrive
  • Super 8 Conversion Kit

Software Available

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Final Cut Pro
  • iMovie
  • Logic Cut Pro
  • GarageBand

Materials for sale

  • CDs: $0.25
  • DVD-Rs: $0.25

File Storage

All created content must be saved or exported at the end of a session. Files can’t be stored on the computers in the Digital Media Labs for longer than the duration of a reservation.