Welcome to Digital Media Services
Digital Media Service (DMS) provides support to a number of technology resources for the Loyola Community. From video production equipment to large format poster printing, from multimedia lab locations and software to online applications and resources, we are dedicated to promoting your success inside and outside of the classroom. Your Loyola ID serves as your passport to creativity. While you’re active in the Loyola community, our doors are as open as your horizons.
Overview of Services
Equipment Loan Program
DMS manages and maintains a large array of equipment available for individual-use to enhance projects and presentations and meet everyday technology needs in a variety of forms. Whether you need a phone charger or a laptop, or professional equipment such as DLSR cameras, camcorders, tripods, and audio equipment suitable for video production, the loan program is here to best enable your success. Learn more about the Equipment Loan Program.
Digital and Multimedia Labs
DMS provides support to a majority of the on-campus computing labs across the Lakeshore and Water Tower campus locations. We have two specialized Digital Media Lab spaces that are open-access to all students, faculty, and staff, enabling diverse use in digital media with specialized software applications or hardware suitable for graphic design, video, or audio creation. Learn more about our Digital and Multimedia Labs.
Both LSC and WTC service locations include a 42-inch plotter printer, available to print large scale posters to showcase your presentations for research symposiums or classwork or signage. We review and process each poster to best ensure quality prints. Learn more about Printing and Sustainability.
Digital Media Services oversees the management and request process to deliver professional, presentation-focused webinars using Zoom, limited to faculty and staff only. Learn more about Zoom Webinars.
Media Production & Vocal Booth
Digital Media Services offers multimedia video production in support of faculty instruction or resources. Our studio is located at the Lake Shore Campus and will enable collaboration with faculty requests in order to film high quality, professional video for individual instruction, news, and resource-related segments.
At our Water Tower Campus, we offer a professional and near-soundproof sound booth to enable high-quality audio recordings for narration, audio instructions, podcasts, and more. The Vocal Booth currently requires completion of online authorization training this academic year, but once completed, can be reserved via our WebCheckout self-service reservation system. Learn more about our Media Production Studio (LSC) and Vocal Booth (WTC).
Training and Support
With a wide variety of technologies, equipment, and resources - our professional staff and student workers are equipped to help consult and problem-solve any questions you may have related to our resources. Spanning online authorizations for specific equipment resources, to brainstorming how to tackle a digital media project, to resolve any questions you may have with our software or printing, we are here to provide support. Learn more about Training and Support.