Hours of Operation:
During classes in the Fall/Spring semesters:
Monday - Thursday:
8:15am - 10:45pm
Friday: 8:15am - 6:00pm
Sunday: 4 to 10:45pm
Summer & Breaks
Monday - Friday:
9am - 5pm
For more information call: 610-758-6134
Johanna Brams at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The IMRC has a variety of equipment available for use by the Lehigh Community.
Room 470 features a multimedia lab with flexible seating for 20+, a white capture board, scanners, laptops for loan, 2 large portable plasma monitors, and five permanent public stations -- ideal for collaborative learning.
Four restricted stations in Rooms 470 and 473 provide staff support for web authoring, digitization of audio and video,audio/video editing and faculty training/collaboration. Three viewing stations provide VHS/DVD/international DVD viewing for reserved media.
Room 470 contains a 'head-end' broadcast rack which operates a C/KU steerable satellite dish and controls several campus broadcast channel. Upcoming on the rack will be a new digital media server which will feature student and academic programming.
Down the hall from the IMRC in Room 490 is the World View Room -- a teleconferencing/multimedia lounge with a 53 inch rear projection television, which can seat up to 35+ people. This room is popular for viewing VHS/DVD films as well as satellite downlinks, and facultystaff/ can request the room for date/time specific showing, as well as request certain film titles to be on reserve in the IMRC office (Room 470).
The Capture Board, located in Maginnes 470, is a white board with a camera attached. This tool has the ability to capture anything written on the white board as a .png file and directly posts that file to a specific location on the web. From there, the file can be copied and moved to a Blackboard course or to any web location.
The Capture Board is ideal for archiving mathematical notations, all kinds of diagrams, abstract art or non-western fonts.
Maginnes 470 is a room set up for collaborative learning, which includes a capture board, 5 fixed computer stations and scanners, moveable tables and chairs, laptops, a printer and two 20" monitors which can be attached to laptops for group work. There are also three VCR/DVD viewing stations.
The room also contains a web authoring station which contains a PC, scanner, printer, slide digitizer, and Mac G5 digital authoring station -- for use by faculty, the IMRC staff or Lehigh Unregistered, the campus digital video club.
Three viewing stations contain a TV, VCR and DVD setups. There is also an international DVD player capable of enabling DVD movies in foreign formats.
Maginnes Room 490 is a multimedia lounge which comfortably seats up to 40 people. The room features a 52" television set directly linked to the broadcast rack in Room 470 -- so that one can either watch a downllinked signal, CNN, C-Span or a show specially linked to a channel on the Campus Cable system.
The room is comfortably furnished with upholstered chairs, couches, stools and coffee tables and is ideal to host either a telelconference, a scheduled movie showing or a reception.