Learning Labs

About the Learning Labs

GCPL’s Learning Labs, located at the Five Forks, Hamilton Mill, and Lilburn Branches, are spaces to create, collaborate, and share digital content. If you are a videographer, graphic designer, or even a future recording star, the Learning Lab has the software and equipment to turn your vision into reality.

Tell a story with photographs, video, and sound. Create and share music, podcasts, movies, and photo albums. Design brochures, newsletters, business logos, and flyers. Film, edit and upload interviews for genealogy projects. Your imagination is the architect in our Learning Lab. Make Mix Create at the Learning Labs!

Click a tab below to see what equipment and resources are available at your nearest Learning Lab.

Five Forks

Audio

Audition
Edit audio files

Audacity
Multi-track audio and recording

Garage Band
Play instruments and create songs

iTunes
Apple’s application for playing and organizing digital music and video files

Logic Pro X
Write, record, edit, and mix music. It contains libraries of sounds, effects, and plug-ins

Equipment for Audio Recording & Podcasting

USB microphone with stand

Handheld digital recorder

Headphones with splitter

Midi keyboard

Midi drum pad controller

Digital turntable

Guitar Input for iPad, iPad2, iPhone 4 and Mac

Video and Photography

Adobe Creative Cloud including Premiere Pro
Professional video editing software

Final Cut Pro X
Apple’s application for playing and organizing digital music and video files

iMovie
Write, record, edit, and mix music. It contains libraries of sounds, effects, and plug-ins

Equipment for Photography & Videography 

DSLR camera with tripod

4K digital camera

Green screen

Shotgun mic

Condenser mic

LED film lights

Mobile telephone gimbal

Additional Equipment

Equipment for Media Conversions

VHS / DVD player

Elgato Video Capture

Digital turntable

Cassette converter

3D Printing

Lulzbot 3D printer

Makerbot 3D printer

Hamilton Mill

Audio

Audition
Edit audio files

Audacity
Multi-track audio and recording

Garage Band
Play instruments and create songs

iTunes
Apple’s application for playing and organizing digital music and video files

Logic Pro X
Write, record, edit, and mix music. It contains libraries of sounds, effects, and plug-ins

Equipment for Audio Recording & Podcasting

USB microphone with stand

Headphones with splitter

Mini sound mixer

Guitar Input for iPad, iPad2, iPhone 4 and Mac

Video and Photography

Adobe Creative Cloud including Premiere Pro
Professional video editing software

Final Cut Pro X
Apple’s application for playing and organizing digital music and video fileS

iMovie
Write, record, edit, and mix music. It contains libraries of sounds, effects, and plug-ins

Equipment for Videography and Editing

DSLR camera with tripod

GoPro Hero

Green screen

Shotgun mic

Pop filter

Additional Equipment

Sewing machines

Dremel workstation

Kapla Blocks

Little Bits KORG Synth Kit

Lego Mindstorms EV3

Raspberry Pi

Arduino

Snap Circuits

Soldering station

HUE Animation kit

Telescope

Magnifier

Xbox ONE: Minecraft Edition

Lulzbot 3D printer

Makerbot 3D printer

Lilburn

Audio

Audition
Edit audio files

Audacity
Multi-track audio and recording

Garage Band
Play instruments and create songs

iTunes
Apple’s application for playing and organizing digital music and video files

Logic Pro X
Write, record, edit, and mix music. It contains libraries of sounds, effects, and plug-ins

Equipment for Audio Recording & Podcasting

USB microphone with stand

Handheld digital recorder

Headphones with splitter

Mini sound mixer with keyboard

Podcasting set-up

Video and Photography

Adobe Creative Cloud including Premiere Pro
Professional video editing software

Final Cut Pro X
Apple’s application for playing and organizing digital music and video files

iMovie
Write, record, edit, and mix music. It contains libraries of sounds, effects, and plug-ins

Equipment for Videography and Editing

DSLR camera with tripod

Green screen

Shotgun mic

LED film lights

Light box

GoPro with gimbal

Instax mini instant camera

Additional Equipment

Lulzbot 3D printer