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Multimedia Creation Resources at the Fordham Commons: Welcome

Use the links and resources available here to help you create multimedia projects at the Fordham Multimedia Lab in Douglass Library

Please Back Up Your Work!

Fordham Commons and Lab do not back up your work.  Please save all work to an external drive.  We are unable to recover lost documents

About this guide

This is a general guide to help you navigate the resources available on the computers at the Sharon Fordham Multimedia Lab and Commons

Please visit the Lab and Commons area during our regular hours on the ground floor of the Mabel Smith Douglass Library.

Fordham Lab Hours

Fordham Lab is open when the building is open and classes are not being held in the space.

Fordham Commons will be open during regular building hours


Closed on all University holidays

Click here to view the hours for Douglass Library spaces

Click here to view the hours for all of the Rutgers Libraries and for holiday closings.

Welcome to the New and Improved Fordham

The Fordham Lab has extended our footprint!

The Fordham Lab Classroom, (located next to the media service point) is open the same hours as the library when classes are not being held in the space.   

The Fordham Commons (A Multimedia Collaboration Space) is located on the south end of the ground level.  It is open during regular building hours.

Fordham Multimedia Lab

The following resources are available on Macintosh
computers in the Fordham Multimedia Lab and Commons:

(Please Note:  We are no longer able to support Final Cut Pro 7 in our spaces. 
 FCPX coming August 2018!  Please see a staff member if you have any questions.)

• Sibelius

• Color

• Compressor

• DVD Studio Pro

• Motion

• Microsoft Office for Mac

• Finale

Pro Tools Express

Apple Logic


Adobe CC including:

• After Effects
• Bridge
• Dreamweaver
• Encore
• Fireworks
• Flash
• Illustrator
• InDesign
• Media Encoder
• Photoshop
• Premiere Pro 

iWork programs:





The following items are available for loan at the circulation desk:

Wacom tablet
Keyboard and stand

Audio recorders

Card reader

Video Cameras




The following items are available for use in the lab:

Large Format Scanner


Cassette player




Multimedia Resources

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Stacey Carton
Stacey Carton MLIS

Manager- Fordham Commons- A Multimedia Collaboration Space

Mabel Smith Douglass Library

8 Chapel Drive

New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8527

phone: 848 932-5042

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