Digital Media Commons

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Friday: 10AM – 6PM
Saturday: 10AM – 6PM
Sunday: Noon – 9PM
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Equipment Checkout

Students must present a valid USF ID to checkout and return equipment within 72 hours. Some guidelines:

  • Equipment is checked-out on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • A student may only check out ONE camera and ONE Audio Recorder at a time.
  • No renewals are allowed; there is a 24 hr. waiting period for an additional request.
  • Overdue fines are $30 per day per item/ maximum $60 fine per item
  • All equipment must be present at check-in.
  • Students and staff are responsible for the equipment they check out. All equipment is inspected by library staff prior to check-out to ensure that it is in good operational condition. Patrons will be charged for any repair or replacement costs incurred for equipment that is returned damaged.
  • To view available equipment, visit the Course Reserves and select the course RES2014!

    Available Equipment

    Panasonic HC-V720 HD Digital Camcorder

    • Full HD video recording
    • 21x optical zoom
    • 3″ LCD touchscreen
    • Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC
    • Rental includes camcorder, 16GB SD memory card, USB cable and charging adapter.

    Panasonic HD Camcorder

    GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition Camera

    • Capable of recording 4K video at 15fps, 1080p video at 60fps, and 720p video at 120fps
    • Captures 12MP photos at a rate of 30 photos per second
    • Waterproof housing is rated to a depth of 131 ft.
    • NOTE: Standard GoPro Hero camera and Hero 3 camera also available for checkout.
    • Rental includes GoPro camera, 64GB micro SD memory card, waterproof housing, chest harness, mounting screw and USB cable.

    GoPro Hero 3+

    Canon EOS Rebel T5i DSLR Camera

    • 18MP APS-C CMOS sensor
    • Full HD 1080p video with continuous AF
    • 3″ Vari-Angle Touchscreen LCD
    • EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Lens with UV filter
    • Rental includes camera, 64GB SD memory card, USB cable, battery and charger.

    Canon T5i

    Zoom H1 Portable Audio Recorder

    • Stereo X/Y mic configuration
    • 3.5mm input and output
    • Backlit LCD display
    • Built-in speaker
    • Records WAV and MP3 up to 24-bit/96kHz
    • Rental includes recorder, SD memory card, lavalier mic, tabletop tripod, windscreen and USB cable.


    Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

    • Super 16mm sized image sensor
    • Records Full HD CinemaDNG RAW
    • 13 stops of dynamic range
    • 3.5″ LCD Display
    • 3.5mm audio input and output
    • Rental includes camera, 64GB SD memory card, USB cable and charging adapter.

    Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

    NOTE: Tripods also available at Library Services Desk for checkout.

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