About Level Up

About

Have an urge to create something? Whether it's a podcast, song, movie, flyer, 3D print, or something else, we have you covered!

Level Up is an all-ages digital creativity center for video and music production, graphic and web design, memory preservation, 3D printing, and coding and game creation. It is located on the first floor of the Downtown Library and features a video production studio with a green screen, two audio production studios, and four digital creativity workstations with Adobe Creative Cloud.

 

Reserving the Video and Audio Production Studios

  • Available time slots: 60, 90, or 120-minute reservations
  • Maximum occupancy:
    • Audio studios: Four people
    • Video studio: Eight people
  • Reservation limits:
    • Patrons may make one reservation per day.
    • Patrons may make a reservation on the same day or the next day, but no more than 24 hours in advance of the desired time.
  • Reservations are released after 15 minutes of the scheduled start time if the user has not arrived.
  • Patrons will be asked to exit the studios 10 minutes prior to closing time.
  • Reserve a studio in Level Up at the Downtown Library or reserve your space online with your library card.

 

Reserving Computers

  • Available equipment: Four iMacs and two MacBook Pros
  • Available time slots: Two-hour reservations with a library card
  • For media creation only
You can log in to any Digital Creativity Workstation at Level Up. When all workstations are in use, you may reserve the next available one. Priority is given to those using the workstations for creative purposes. While consuming media (surfing the web, watching videos) is permitted, you may be asked to move to a different area if all computers are full.
 
 

Equipment

Video Production Studio Equipment

  • JVC 4K Ultra HD Camera
  • Green screen and accessories
  • Canon VIXIA HF G30 digital HD camcorder
  • Rode condenser shotgun microphone

Advanced Video Production Studio Equipment

  • Audio-Technica lavalier microphones
  • IKAN professional LED studio lights
  • Rode boom pole

Audio Production Studio Equipment

  • Audio Technica professional headphones
  • iMac computer with Logic Pro X, Adobe Audition, Propellerhead Reason 8, Pro Tools 12
  • Focusrite Scarlett 18i20 interface
  • Rode large diaphragm condenser mic
  • Samson large diaphragm condenser mic (available upon request)
  • Casio digital piano
  • Shure SM57 and SM58 dynamic mics (available upon request)
  • Squire Stratocaster guitar
  • Ibanez Artwood acoustic guitar
  • Spector performer bass guitar

Other Available Materials

  • External dvd/cd/bluray burner/reader, available for 2 hour checkout with library card
  • Audio-Technica professional headphones available for 2 hour check out with library card
  • Wacom large and medium drawing tablets available for 2 hour checkout with library card
  • Makerbot Sketch 3D printers