Digital Media Studio - Joliet Public Library - Joliet, Illinois





Design a 3D object and watch it come to life on one of our 3D printers! 
Contact for an appointment. 3D Printing Rules & Procedures 


The Digital Media Studio (or DMS) is located in the Ottawa Street Branch of the Joliet Public Library at 150 N. Ottawa St. in downtown Joliet, Illinois. The DMS is the place to be if you are interested in dabbling in any variety of digital creation. We are equipped with both Macs and PCs for industry-standard image, video, and audio editing. Digtial Media Studio Policy.  

DIGITIZE: In the DMS, we have the ability to digitize old home movies (VHS) and audio recordings (Cassette) tapes in the DMS. We can convert these things to MP3 or MP4 and then burn them to CD or DVD. 

We are equipped with:

  • Corel Painter 12
  • Adobe CS6 (Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, Bridge, Aftereffects, Flash Catalyst, Flash Professional, OnLocation, Media Encoder, Encore, Premier, Device Central, Audition)
  • Anime Studio Debut 7
  • Manga Studio EX4
  • Sketchbook Pro 2011
  • ArtRage Studio Pro
  • FX Home Photokey 3
  • Sales & Marketing Pro
  • Business Plan Pro
  • Microsoft Office 2007
  • iWork '09 (Pages, Numbers, Keynote)
  • Filemaker Pro
  • Notepad++
  • iLife '11 (iMovie, iPhoto, Garageband)
  • iTunes
  • 27" & 22" iMac Computers
  • PCs
  • Wacom Bamboo Tablets
  • Sony Noise-Cancelling Headphones
  • 49-Key Midi Keyboard
  • M-Audio 4x4 Audio Interface
  • Boss RC-2 Loop Station
  • MXL 990 Microphone
  • HP DesignJet 800
  • Slide/Photo Scanner
  • Green Screen
  • Canon HD & Flip Cams
  • Projector
  • Lighting Kit
  • Several BN Nooks and Kindles for check out


Our Large Format Printing Rates

24" x 36" $20

18" x 24" $15

(prints ready within 2 business days of receipt, please bring a pdf psd jpg tiff or png format file along with any fonts used)


To Use the DMS

Please contact us to set up a reservation.

phone: (815) 846-3127 


Valid Illinois public library cardholders with accounts in good standing are eligible to reserve and use the DMS. Minors ages 17 and younger may use the DMS when accompanied by an adult who is responsible for the minor. The adult must remain in the DMS for the duration of the appointment or visit. Minors attending instructional workshops in groups of 3 or more will be allowed to use the DMS without a responsible adult present if each member of the group has a signed DMS parental consent form on file. Staff reserves the right to obtain additional photo identification from the cardholder prior to the use of the DMS. A maximum of four patrons may use the DMS at any one time.