Our equipment office is available for students, faculty and staff to check out cameras, mics, audio recorders, light kits, green screens, dollies & much much more. 

We help you along your way from novice to expert and the center helps not only students working on class projects but anyone who needs assistance starting a project.

What kinds of stuff can you here?  Well….make a zombie movierecord an albumplay video gamesrecord (and blog) your adventure across America and lots of other great ideas you haven’t even thought of yet.  Stop down to the media center located in the basement of Bosler hall and let us show you around.  We can’t wait to see what you create!

Media Center News & Events

  • Full-Frame SLR Training Resources

    In order to have access to The Media Center’s 5d and 6d full-frame SLR cameras, one must pass a technical quiz. This quiz covers the basic technique that you would learn in an introductory photography class. If you are self taught, you can reference the articles below. In order to pass the quiz you must […]


We do have some policies to make sure everyone plays nice down here.  Please follow them!
  • The Media Center facilities and services are available for use by Dickinson College faculty, students and staff.
  • Equipment may be reserved by calling or emailing the Media Center.
  • Priority for equipment loan is given to class projects, reservations are highly encouraged.
  • Same day requests for equipment loan are filled on a first come, first served basis.
  • Equipment may be borrowed for a maximum of 24 hours.
  • Borrowed equipment must be returned by the end of the day.
  • Late fees will begin to accrue 48 hours after checkout.
  • Replacement fees will be charged if equipment is broken or lost.