Media Center

The George I. Alden Trust Media Center is located on the main level of Marshburn Library. Located on East Campus in the west wing of the main floor in the William V. Marshburn Memorial Library, the Media Center features state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment, a large video, CD, and DVD collection, instructional video and audio tapes, and cassettes of chapel services, concerts, and campus information. Individual carrels and group study rooms are also available, along with a number of assistive technology resources.

Collection Details

  • APU Chapel speakers recorded on on audio, VHS, and DVDs
  • CDs and printed scores of well-known artists and composers for music majors
  • Classical recordings on record and cassette tapes
  • Film collection available on video and DVD
  • Filmstrips and slides
  • Microforms of numerous newspapers, books, and journals available in film, fiche, or ultra microfiche formats, including the Library of American Civilization (LAC) and Library of English Literature (LEL) collections
  • Variety of interactive CD-ROMs to help students better understand the subjects being taught in class
  • Kits and tests for faculty and graduate students
  • Course reserves behind the media circulation desk

Facilities and Services

  • State-of-the-art audio-visual equipment
  • DVD, VHS, CD, and record players
  • Assistive technology resources, including Kurzweil 3000, Zoomtext, J.A.W.S., MagniSight
  • 2 computer stations
  • APU wireless network access