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The Digital Studio, located in Bobst Library on Floor 5 (South), provides faculty with consultations, training, workshops and resources in support of teaching and learning. An NYU NetID is required for access.
Our instructional design consultations foster experimentation with both proven and emerging models of teaching and learning, contributing to cutting-edge research and interdisciplinary collaboration at NYU.
The Digital Studio offers one-on-one and small group consultations for scholars who would like advice and recommendations on best practices for their projects or academic programs.
Faculty Case Studies
During the 2015-2016 academic year alone, 1,200 courses and 30,000 students were impacted by services provided by instructional technologists and educational designers at NYU’s Digital Studio. Explore a few of case study examples to see how NYU instructors have enhanced their course content and teaching techniques to improve student success. To view the full list of services from the Digital Studio available for consultation, please visit our Consultation Services page.
The Digital Studio has reservable video editing and scanning workstations featuring hardware, software and online tools to support projects that require:
Analog to digital
Physical to digital
Audio creation & editing (learn more about Media Production Services).
To ensure a station’s availability, please request an appointment
Reservations are held up to 30 minutes past appointment time.
It is recommended to save all your work on an external hard drive or Google Drive. All users must provide their own blank media storage.
7 video stations
1 audio station
2 flatbed and feeder scan stations
2 film scan stations
1 Isolation booth station
The isolation booth features sound absorption glass panels and foam blocks to create a quiet space for recording voice-over sessions, as well as a Blue Yeti microphone for enhanced audio recording. It also features LED light panels to enhance web-casting recordings or streams using the iMac camera.
Digital Studio Policies
No food or drink at workstations.
The Digital Studio does not lend clients technical hardware (e.g., cameras, additional microphones, external audio recording devices, or modified tripods). Please consult your school regarding obtaining these resources.