Facilities & Technology

Facilities & Technology

The Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications maintains more than two dozen technology classrooms and labs in five buildings on the University Park campus. Room descriptions and details, including links to check availability are below.

Information Technology Services (IT Department)
17 Carnegie Building
814-865-1233
commsupport@psu.edu

To request assistance, submit a Request
(https://tinyurl.com/BellisarioRequestSupportForm)

To report a problem, submit an Incident
(
https://tinyurl.com/BellisarioIncidentForm)

Building Location Maps

College Technology Availability

 

Please visit the Comm Card Access Schedule page for a complete listing of after hour access and door unlock schedules.

 

Carnegie Building Classroom Technology
Room Description Video Guide Software & Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
001 DVD drive Podium
  • One Podium Computer (Mac)
  • One Projector
12* Check Availability Yes
003 DVD drive Podium
  • One Podium Computer (Mac)
  • One Projector
14* Check Availability Yes
024 DVD drive on PC only Podium
  • One Podium Computer (Mac)
  • One Podium Computer (PC)
  • One Document Imager
  • One Projector
  • 65inch LED TV
18* Check Availability Yes
101    
  • One Podium Computer (PC)
  • One Projector
  • 65inch LED TV
10* Check Availability  
* Additional non-table seating available
Carnegie Building Lab Technology
Room Description Video Guide Software & Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
006 Carnegie Photo Lab  
(Photojournalism courses, ONLY)
 
  • 16 Mac computers Applications include:
  • Adobe CreativeSuite
  • FinalCut Pro
  • Variety of audio-video utilities and conversion programs
  Check Availability Yes. Controlled
008 John Curley News Writing Lab  
  • 25 PC Computers
  • One black and white printer
  Check Availability Yes
016 Pro Tools Studio
(Film and Video students, by instructor’s permission following training)
 
  • 2 Mac Computers Pro-Tools
  • Color Correction Suite
     
019 Carnegie Mac Lab -DVD drive  
(Journalism, Advertising and Film classes)
 
  • 26 Mac computers running a variety of software Applications include:
  • Adobe CreativeSuite
  • Microsoft Office
  • Quark Express
  • FinalDraft (specialized screenwriting word processor)
  Check Availability Yes. Controlled, Comm students 24hr access
021 Carnegie Film Lab  
(24/7 video editing resource for Junior and Senior Film-Video students ONLY)
  11 Mac Computers editing stations available with:
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Adobe CreativeSuite
  • **Students use portable drives in this lab**
    Yes
121 Donald W. Davis Advertising Lab
(Advertising and Public Relations majors as well as Faculty members)
 
  • 28 Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise computers
  • Variety of software in support of marketing, advertising, journalism and graduate classes
  • One black and white printer (supports 11x17 paper)
  • One color printer
  Check Availability Yes
103 Building, Innovation Park  Technology
Room Description Video Guide Software & Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
224 Broadcasting Lab  
  • 12 Mac Computers
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
     
 225 Classroom  
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
     
 226 Audio Lab  
  • 10 Mac Computers
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
     
205 Suite CommRadio  
  • 9 PC Computers
  • Two black and white printers
    Work study takes care of door after hours
James Building Technology
Room Description Video Guide Software & Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
203, 205 and 207 Grad Lab- Grad Students Only  
  • 8 PC computers
  • One black and white printer
  Check  Availability  
306 Media Effects Lab I
(Graduate students and faculty, also used by few undergraduate students and grad students from other departments.. i.e. Communications Arts and Sciences)
 
  • “The Traditional Media Wing” Research involving:
  • Radio
  • News
  • Television
  • Film
  • Video game entertainment
     
309 Media Effects Lab II
(Graduate students and Faculty)
 
  • 12 Mac Computers
  • 11 PC Computers
  • “The New Media Wing”
  Check Availability  
Lubert Building Technology
Room Description Video Guide Software & Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
115 Suite    
  • 21 Mac Computers
  • One black and white printer
  Check Availability  
213K in Suite 213 Classroom  
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
  Check Availability Yes
213A in Suite 213 Lab  
  • 20 Mac Computers
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
  • Microsoft Office
  • Dreamweaver
  • FinalDraft
  Check Availability Yes
213Q in Suite 213 Finestra Digital Editing Lab  
  • 20 Mac Computers
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
  • One black and white printer
  • Final Cut Studio editing software
  • Students use portable firewire drives
    Yes
Willard Building Technology
Room Description Video Guide Software & Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
317 Gannett Foundation New Media Lab
(Upper division students, almost exclusively for Department of Journalism)
 
  • 26 Mac computers Applications include:
  • One Black and white printer
  • Adobe CreativeSuite
  • Microsoft Office
  • Quark Express
  Check Availability No 
316 “Shooting Space”
(available for Photography and Film students)
  No official equipment   Make a Reservation