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NICMEDIA

 

The NicMedia area of the library offers resources such as scanning and high-quality prints; lamination and binding; and digital video and audio editing equipment. Services available in NicMedia include media duplication and wide-format poster printing.

 

Where is NicMedia?
 

NicMedia is located on the ground floor of the Nicholson Library. Once you enter the library, head straight back and you will see NicMedia.

What resources and services are available in NicMedia?
 

The NicMedia area of the library offers resources such as scanning and high-quality prints; lamination and binding; and digital video and audio editing equipment. Services available in NicMedia include media duplication and wide-format poster printing.

Can I view library materials in the Library?
 

In NicMedia there are plenty of options to by which to view media items in the Library. For visual media there are several televisions with DVD players and VCRs connected alongside a microform viewer and PCs. For audio media there are CD players, cassette players, and record players. If you want to get together with a few people from your class, we even have a group viewing room.

Can I fax from the library?
 

Yes! You are able to send faxes from the library, but are unable to receive faxes. Payment cannot be done through student printing accounts or by Raven Dollars. Below is the pricing for sending a fax.

Fax Pricing
  First Page Additional Pages
Local 50¢ No charge
Long Distance $1.00 15¢
International $2.00 15¢
Can I use my student account to pay for NicMedia purchases?
 

Unfortunately, we cannot accept payments from student accounts for anything purchased in NicMedia. You must bring cash or a personal check. Alternatively, campus budget numbers can be used by faculty or staff representing a department or members representing an on-campus club or organization.

What options do the multi-purpose copiers provide?
 

The multi-purpose copiers allow you to print, copy, scan, staple, hole punch, and fold documents. Our LIBORANGE and LIBBLUE copiers print in color as well as black and white. You may also print using specialty paper, which can be purchased from NicMedia by visiting the Library Tech Assistant window.

The pricing for each print varies by specification:

Printing Prices
  Single Sided Double Sided
Pricing is per sheet
Black & White
Color 20¢ 38¢
Specialty Paper Prices
Size Price Range
Pricing is per sheet
Letter (8½"x11") 1-23¢
Legal (8½"x14") 1-4¢
Tabloid (11"x17") 6-15¢
How do I print a poster?
 

The wide format printer is not a self-service machine. To submit a print request, please contact Jared Hutchens. Please include the following information in your email: paper type, the desired size of you print, how many copies, and an applicable budget number or indication of cash/check payment. It is also advised to send properly sized files.

The cost for each poster includes a $1.50 charge per square foot of print area. Afterward, there is a charge per square foot of paper used, which varies based on type. Below you will find a current list of options available in NicMedia.

 

Wide Format Paper Types
Paper Type Price/ft²
Bond 10¢
Satin Photo 40¢
Matte Photo 20¢
Self Adhesive Poly 60¢
Photo Tex $1.30
What paper types are available for posters?
 
Wide Format Paper Types
Paper Type Price/ft²
Bond 10¢
Satin Photo 40¢
Matte Photo 20¢
Self Adhesive Poly 60¢
Photo Tex $1.30
Does NicMedia have any binding/finishing products?
 

We have several types of binding/finishing material, available to purchase at the Library Tech Assistant window, to help make your project stand out. We have comb and spiral binders, along with glue binding strips. Covers are available for purchase as well as the option laminate your project. Below is a list of prices.

All machines are self-service, but a Library Tech Assistant will be happy to help you with the machines.

 

Binding/Finishing Prices
  Price
Comb Binders  
  ¼" - ⅝" 35¢
  ¾" - 1¼" 50¢
  1½" - 2" 75¢
Spiral Binders  
  10mm (75 pages) 50¢
  12mm (100 pages) 50¢
  23mm (200 pages) 75¢
   
Presentation Covers $1.00
Lamination 40¢/ft

Contact

Jared Hutchens, Library Technology Specialist

Jared Hutchens

Library Technology Specialist