Instructional Media Center (IMC) - L32

The Instructional Media Center (IMC) is located on lower level 1 of the non-library part of the building. It can be reached by taking the lobby elevator to LL1 or via the lobby stairs on the east side of the building (to your left as you walk in). The IMC is a multi-media, audio-visual, and computer resource facility which includes a student multimedia lab, the language lab and a closed vault housing the video, CD-ROM and AV equipment collections.  Materials kept in the IMC are listed in the catalog.

Questions about the IMC?  Contact Jim Holmes, Director of Access Services (503)777-7352 or call the IMC circulation desk (503)777-7531.

IMC Reserves
Videos on reserve by faculty are located at the IMC circulation desk.  The loan period for IMC reserves is 4 hours and materials must be used in the Instructional Media Center.  Faculty can checkout IMC reserves for their own class for 1 week. 
IMC Reserves page

DVDs & Videos
The IMC has a collection of over 12,000 videos in DVD and VHS formats.  Standard checkout is 3 days for students, 1 week for faculty.
IMC Film Guide

Sound Recordings & Scores
As of 8/8/2013 these collections will be located in the new Performing Arts Resource Center. 

Equipment
The IMC checks out audio-visual equipment and laptops.  Headphones, laptops and chargers check out for one day (due in the IMC at closing). All other equipment checks out for three days.  Late fines are $1/day.  Current audio-visual equipment available for checkout includes: projectors, screens, camcorders, digital cameras, portable audio recorders, VCR/DVD players, compact powered speakers, USB headsets, Wacom tablets, and an acoustic guitar.  Please call the IMC (503)777-7531, fill out the online form, or email Jim Holmes to reserve equipment.


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