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 Digital Transfer Kit: Instructions for PC or Instructions for Mac. To burn the digital file(s) to DVD please use - Instructions to Burn a DVD on a 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