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Equipment for Checkout

All equipment listed below is available at the Allen Library for use by University of Hartford students, faculty, and staff. The Allen Library staff can provide basic assistance with the use of this equipment. More in-depth questions about recording equipment and iPads should be directed to Lief Ellis, Hartt's Performing Arts Technology Specialist, at 860.768.5501 or rellis@hartford.edu. To speak to Allen Library staff about the equipment, please contact Michael Anderson, Public Services Coordinator (860.768.4459 or mianderso@hartford.edu).

Audio Recorders (Zoom 4Hn)

These are standalone recording devices that can record audio either onto an SD card or directly onto a computer.

Additional Accessories: SD card readers

Manual:

https://www.zoom.co.jp/sites/default/files/products/downloads/pdfs/E_H4nSP_0.pdf

Loan Period: One day (due next day at closing)

Overdue Fees: $2/day

Camcorders (Panasonic HC-X900M)

These are HD camcorders that can record onto an SD card or directly onto a computer.

Additional Accessories: Large tripods, SD card readers

Manual: http://service.us.panasonic.com/OPERMANPDF/HCX900M-MUL.PDF

Loan Period: One day (due next day at closing)

Overdue Fees: $2/day

iPads (2nd Generation)

The iPads are loaded with many paid and free apps, focusing on those that are valuable for the performing arts.

Apps: See full list of apps

Additional Accessories: Power adapters, styli, Bluetooth keyboards, various stands, camera connection kit to record onto iPad using USB microphone

Manual: http://manuals.info.apple.com/en_US/ipad_user_guide.pdf

Loan Period: Due either the same day at closing or in three days, depending on need and availability. Consult an Allen Library supervisor for longer loan periods, such as for conferences or special class projects.

Overdue Fees: $2/day

Laptops (Lenovo ThinkPad)

The ThinkPad laptops include the full Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Publisher.

Additional Accessories: Power adapters, mice

Manual: http://download.lenovo.com/ibmdl/pub/pc/pccbbs/mobiles_pdf/l420_l421_l520_ug_en.pdf

Loan Period: One day (due next day at closing)

Overdue Fees: $2/day

MacBooks

The MacBooks include full versions of Finale and Sibelius, in addition to other valuable tools.

Software: See full list of software

Additional Accessories: Power adapters, mice

Manual: http://manuals.info.apple.com/en_US/MacBook_13inch_UsersGuide.pdf

Loan Period: One day (due next day at closing)

Overdue Fees: $2/day

MIDI Keyboards (Oxygen8 V2)

Use these keyboards to interact with software that accepts midi input, such as Garage Band.

Manual: http://www.m-audio.com/support/documents-search (On that page click on Legacy in the Series menu, scroll down to Oxygen 8 v2 in the Product menu, then choose English in the Language menu.)

Loan Period: One day (due next day at closing)

Overdue Fees: $2/day

USB Microphones (Audio-Technica ATR2500)

These microphones can be connected to a computer or iPad for recording purposes.

Accessories: Camera connection kit to record directly onto iPad

Manual: http://www.audio-technica.com/cms/resource_library/literature/cb45724a4bf698c6/p52300_atr2500_usb_om.pdf

Loan Period: One day (due next day at closing)

Overdue Fees: $2/day

Equipment for Use in Library

All equipment listed below is available for anyone to use inside the Allen Library.

Cassette Players

Cassette players are available at eight listening stations and in three listening/viewing rooms.

CD Players

CD players are available at eight listening stations, in three listening/viewing rooms, and in both seminar rooms.

Copier

One photocopier is available that can copy to either 8.5"x11" (letter) or 11"x17" paper. Double-side copying is available. Copies are $0.10/page for single sided and $0.20/page for double sided. Payment must be made with HawkCASH on either a University ID or a guest copier card. Cards can be refilled at Mortensen Library.

Desktop Computers

All computers run both Mac OS X and Windows 7. Both operating systems include the Microsoft Office Suite and a number of music tools. See full list of software

DVD/VHS Players

DVD and VHS players are available in three listening/viewing rooms and in both seminar rooms. The large seminar room also includes a Blu-ray player.

LP Turntables

LP turntables are available at eight listening stations, in three listening rooms, and in the large seminar room.

Printers

Printing is available from all desktop computers. Standard 8.5"x11" (letter) printing is $0.05/page and 11"x17" printing is $0.10/page. Payment must be made with HawkCASH on either a University ID or a guest copier card. Cards can be refilled at Mortensen Library.

Scanner

The scanner is able to send documents via email and save to USB drive. All scanning is free.

https://www.zoom.co.jp/sites/default/files/products/downloads/pdfs/E_H4nSP_0.pdf