Studio 1  

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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, digitize photos, make a new musical composition, or work with one of the many pieces of hardware & software, Studio 1 has the tools you need.

  • Reservations may be made one week in advance by Barrington Area Library cardholders.
  • The studio may be reserved for a maximum of 2 hours. An extension is allowed if no other customers have a reservation.
  • Reservations will be held for 10 minutes, after which the entire period reserved will be forfeited.
  • Cardholders from other libraries may use the space on a walk-in basis for one hour at a time. An extension is allowed if no other customers have a reservation. 
  • Room capacity: Four

Reserve Studio 1

Barrington Area Library cardholders can make a reservation to use Studio 1 up to seven days in advance. The reservation may be made for two hours, with a room capacity of four people.

Additional Help 

You may make a reservation and use Studio 1 independently, but if you think you might need additional help we have a number of resources:




Apple MacPro with 24" monitor

apple computer

Blue Yeti Professional Mic

Bose Companion 2 Speakers

Canon Canoscan

Canon 8800 scanner

Blu Ray/DVD Burner

Blu-Ray Player  

Kingston Memory Card Reader




Kodak Light Box



Sennheiser Headphones



USB Cassette Digitization


Wacom Tablet

Drawing Tablet




Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Acrobat Pro:Make custom PDFs & forms.
Adobe After Effects:
Create 2D & 3D animations.
Adobe Audition: Record, edit, & mix audio.
Adobe Illustrator: Design & draw graphics.

Adobe InDesign: Publish print or digital text.
Adobe Lightroom CC:Photo editing application.
Adobe Photoshop: Photo editing software.
Adobe Premier Pro: Professional video editing software.

Additional Software

Final Cut Pro
Wondershare Uniconverter


equipment for checkout

Barrington cardholders can check out the following technology 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