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

Building Location Maps

College Technology Availability

Carnegie Building Classroom Technology
Location Description Video Guide Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
001 Carnegie Building -DVD drive Room 1 Podium Technology Guide
  • One Podium Computer (Mac)
  • One Projector
12* Check Availability Yes
003 Carnegie Building -DVD drive Room 3 Podium Technology Guide
  • One Podium Computer (Mac)
  • One Projector
14* Check Availability Yes
024 Carnegie Building -DVD drive on PC not on Mac Room 24 Podium Technology Guide
  • One Podium Computer (Mac)
  • One Podium Computer (PC)
  • One Document Imager
  • One Projector
  • 65inch LED TV
18* Check Availability Yes
101 Carnegie Building    
  • One Podium Computer (PC)
  • One Projector
  • 65inch LED TV
10* Check Availability  
* Additional non-table seating available
Carnegie Building Lab Technology
Location Description Video Guide Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
006 Carnegie Building 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 Carnegie Building Map John Curley News Writing Lab  
  • 25 PC Computers
  • One black and white printer
  Check Availability Yes
016 Carnegie Building Map Pro Tools Studio (Film and Video students, by instructor’s permission following training)  
  • 2 Mac Computers Pro-Tools
  • Color Correction Suite
     
019 Carnegie Building Map 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 Building Map 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 Carnegie Building Map 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
Innovation Park Building Technology
Location Description Video Guide Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
103 Innovation Park Building Room: 224 Broadcasting Lab  
  • 12 Mac Computers
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
     
103 Innovation Park Room: 225 Classroom  
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
     
103 Innovation Park Building Room: 226 Audio Lab  
  • 10 Mac Computers
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
     
103 Innovation Park Suite: 205 CommRadio  
  • 9 PC Computers
  • Two black and white printers
    Work study takes care of door after hours
James Building Technology
Location Description Video Guide Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
203,205,207 James Building Grad Lab Grad Students Only  
  • 8 PC computers
  • One black and white printer
  Check  Availability  
306 James Building 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 James Building Media Effects Lab II (Graduate students and Faculty)  
  • 12 Mac Computers
  • 11 PC Computers
  • “The New Media Wing”
  Check Availability  
Lubert Building Technology
Location Description Video Guide Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
115 Lubert Building    
  • 21 Mac Computers
  • One black and white printer
  Check Availability  
213K Lubert Building Classroom  
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
  Check Availability Yes
213A Lubert Building Lab  
  • 20 Mac Computers
  • 1 Mac Podium Computer
  • Microsoft Office
  • Dreamweaver
  • FinalDraft
  Check Availability Yes
213Q Lubert Building 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
  Check Availability (not listed-create link)   Yes
Willard Building Technology
Location Description Video Guide Equipment Seating Capacity Schedule After Hour Access
317 Willard Building 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 Willard Building “Shooting Space” (available for Photography and Film students)   No official equipment