Individuals and groups through grade 8 - visit Studio Kids! Details.

Studio 1 is for groups and individuals from grade 9 on up.

Our former Media Lab has been upgraded to Studio 1! Located on the first floor in the Business & Technology Center, Studio 1 is a great place to work on digital projects. Whether you want to use Photoshop, play with our green screen, make a new musical composition, or work with one of the many pieces of hardware & software, Studio 1 has the tools you need. To get started in Studio 1, try one of our projects on the digital studios tutorials page.

To reserve Studio 1 please visit the Adult Services Technology Desk, located on the first floor. 

Need additional help in Studio 1? Schedule an appointment with a librarian.

Want to work on a project at home? Browse our equipment for checkout.

studio 1 policy

The studio is open to individuals and groups going into 9th grade and older to work on projects requiring the use of the equipment.

• Reservations may be made one week in advance by Barrington Area Library cardholders.

• The studio may be reserved for a maximum of two hours. Use may be extended if the room is not reserved.

• Reservations will be held for 10 minutes, after which the entire period reserved will be forfeited.

• Non-Barrington Area Library cardholders going into 9th grade & older may use Studio 1 on a walk-in basis for one hour. Use may be extended if room is not reserved.

• Room capacity: 4

To make a reservation for Studio 1, please visit the Adult Services Technology Desk.

Apple MacPro with 24" monitor

apple computer

Blue Yeti Professional Mic

Bose Companion 2 Speakers

Canon Canoscan

Canon 8800 scanner

Kingston Memory Card Reader


 M-Track Plus


Oxygen Keyboard



Sennheiser Headphones




Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Acrobat Pro:Make custom PDFs & forms.
Adobe After Effects:
Create 2D & 3D animations.
Adobe Audition: Record, edit, & mix audio.
Adobe Bridge: Organize & store projects.
Adobe Dreamweaver: Edit & create web pages.
Adobe Edge Animate: Create 3D animations.
Adobe Edge Code:An HTML editor.
Adobe Edge Reflow:Design for responsive web.
Adobe Flash: Build interactive web content.
Adobe Flash Builder:Code & debug applications.

Adobe Illustrator: Design & draw graphics.
Adobe InCopy:Integrated Adobe word processor.
Adobe InDesign: Publish print or digital text.
Adobe Lightroom:Photo editing application.
Adobe Photoshop: Photo editing software.
Adobe Prelude:Import & edit digital content.
Adobe Premier Pro: Professional level video editing software.
Adobe Scout:Create engaging games.
Adobe Speed Grade:Tool used to correct color.

Additional Software

Final Cut Pro
Aperture 3
Logic Studio

equipment for checkout

Barrington cardholder can check out the following digital studio equipment for up to one week.
Instructions for the VHS to DVD Transfer Kit: Instructions for PC or Instructions for Mac

Canon Powershot

canon camera

Go Pro Hero4 Silver


500 GB Lacie Hard Drive
Lacie drive

Sanyo Xacti

Sony Tripod

Sony tripod

VHS to DVD Transfer Kit