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Cooper Production Studio

Create multimedia projects using the audio and video studios available in Thomas Cooper Library. Current UofSC students, faculty and staff can make an appointment to learn to use the technology and then reserve the space online.

During the campus closure, we will not be accepting appointments for orientation for the Cooper Production Studio.


Using the Audio and Video Studios

  • Make an appointment for orientation to be authorized to use the studio facilities and equipment. A reservation alone does not authorize you.
  • Reserve the Audio Studio or Video Studio online for up to 2 hours per day with a maximum of 10 hours per week.
  • Check out the key in the Cooper Technology Lounge on Level 5 of Thomas Cooper Library.
  • Bring your own storage device for the content you create.

User Responsibilities

The person who has reserved the audio or video studio must:

  • Have a valid CarolinaCard
  • Be the one to check out the key
  • Remain in the studio while in use
  • Remove all personal equipment at the end of the session
  • Place all studio equipment back in the original position
  • Pay fines if keys are not returned on time ($5/hr)
  • Pay any fees related to repair or replacement of damaged equipment
  • Obtain permissions for any content that is subect to copyright

Group Policies

Authorized users who have had orientation may bring additional users. Each guest must have a valid CarolinaCard and sign in at the desk in Cooper Technology Lounge.

  • Audio Studio - up to 2 guest for a maximum of 3 users
  • Video Studio - up to 3 guests for a maximum of 4 users

More Information

For more information on using the Cooper Production Studios, including loan policies, user guides, and instructional guides, read our Library Guide.

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