Level Up

January Level Up Highlight - ProTools 12

Level Up now has Pro Tools 12! A long-time industry standard, Pro Tools offers all the features needed to create professional projects. 

(note: be sure to see a staff member to check out the iLok hub, required to run Pro Tools.)




Avid Pro Tools website

Lynda.com Protools 12 Essential Training (All library patrons have free access to Lynda.com)

Introducing Protools 12 Avid YouTube video

November Level Up Highlight - Lynda.com is FREE for you!


Lynda.com, one of the world's leading online learning platforms, is now available to Library cardholders free of charge.

There are thousands of hours of tutorials on hundreds of subjects and softwares, including all of the programs available in Level Up.

It’s easy to get started—just set up your lynda.com account through the Library's subscription and start learning. Sign up here

October Level Up Highlight - Final Cut Pro X!

Final Cut Pro X is a powerful, flexible video editor commonly used by industry professionals. With it's "magnetic timeline," Final Cut allows for quick editing with no risk of leaving gaps or creating audio/video synch issues. In addition to all standard video editing features, it has new features like 3D text capability and enhanced masking effects. Whether you're new to editing, an iMovie user ready to take a step forward, or a seasoned editor, Final Cut Pro X will provide you with all the tools necessary to create a high quality project.

Final Cut Pro X is available on computer workstations 1 and 2 in Level Up.


Apple Website

Youtube Final Cut Pro X Tutorial 

Level Up Highlight for September - Electronic Drums!

We're happy to announce the addition of a shiny new electronic drum set to the Audio Production Studio 2 roster. This kit is so fun to play! Check out the information below, then book the studio and come check it out!


The Roland TD-11K is an electronic drum kit with a natural feel and sound. A large, editable sound library is available featuring many different distinct genre-inspired sounds. It can be used with the drum kit sounds contained in the module itself, or it can act as a MIDI controller, triggering drum samples in programs like Logic Pro X. 

TD-11K Overview Video 

Level Up August Highlight - Wacom Tablets

For the month of August, we’re highlighting our two Wacom Intuos Pro pen tablets. We have one medium and one large sized tablet to use with digital drawing, painting, and design software. They check out in Level Up for two hours with a library card. See below a bunch of information on how to use these tablets to make the most of your designs.

Wacom Intuos Pro pen tablets 


Wacom is the industry standard for pen tablets; Level Up's Intuos Pros offer a range of features and customization options. Use the pen as you would a pen, pencil, or paintbrush with your favorite drawing software.

An overview of the Intuos Pro line from Wacom.