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Media Arcade is open to current UW students, staff and faculty only - Husky ID Card is required to enter. Priority use given to UW students. Use of Arcade is first come, first served. Computer stations delete files on logout, so make sure to save your data to your own drive when you are done.

In the Media Arcade

  • iMac computers x 6
    The Arcade's iMacs are the fastest computers in Suzzallo-Allen Library. They are designed for audio and video editing and creation (FinalCut Pro, Logic Pro, Ableton, Audacity, Handbrake, Reason, ProTools, Piezo, Sibelius and more), but can also be used for general research and study.
  • 70" plasma TVs x 3
    These to 8 viewers each, with HuskyTV (cable & streaming) and playback equipment for DVDs (all regions), Blu-ray discs (all regions), and VHS (NTSC/HPAL/SECAM)
  • Video game consoles
    WiiU, Playstation 2/3/4, XBox 360, and others
  • VHS to DVD digitization stations
  • Record turntables and cassette digitization stations
  • DJ controller
    Traktor Kontrol S4
  • Cell phone and laptop chargers
    Apple 60W Power Adapter (L-Shaped), Apple 45W Power Adapter / MD592LL/A, Micro USB (Non Apple Devices), Apple Lightning (iPhone 5 & Newer), USB Type-C, Apple 30 Pin (iPhone 4 & Older), Standard Female USB outlet

For Check Out

UW students, staff, and faculty can check out this equipment for 7 days:

  • GoPro cameras
  • Digital audio recorders
  • DVD/VCR combo player
  • Region-free DVD player
  • Video game controllers
    Nintendo DS2
  • Video camera
    Canon VIXIA HF S10
  • USB “snowball” microphone
  • Digital SLR camera
    Nikon D3200 DX-format
  • Compact audio cassette player
  • Portable 33/45/78 rpm turntable
    library use only