Media Center

The Media Center and Print Lab provides the entire BGSU School of Art community with audiovisual equipment and printing services to accommodate documentation, creation, instructional, and exhibition needs.

Location: 1026 Fine Arts Building at BGSU, across from the Bryan Gallery.


Monday - Friday: 10am – 6pm 

Hours will vary during Exam Week (posted on door or call for details)

Closed during all breaks

Contact: 419-372-1077

Current students, faculty, and staff with a valid BG1 card may check out a variety of equipment that includes digital cameras, tripods, projectors, media players, monitors, video cameras, sound recording devices, assorted lighting kits, laptop computers, and other peripherals.

Reservations Required:
Reservation of equipment must be done at least one day in advance by using our Online Reservation Portal.

Patron Portal

Instructions for using the Patron Portal

Pick up and drop off equipment is only during open hours (see above). Please return equipment on time.

Checking Out & Policies

Instructors: Email with class equipment reservations AT LEAST ONE WEEK in advance, so we can prepare the equipment and expedite the checkout process. 

Current students, faculty, and staff with a valid BG1 card may submit jpg, tif, or pdf files for archival-quality inkjet printing on a selection of papers. The cost for this service covers materials and labor only, which is roughly a third of the cost for similar quality from a commercial service bureau. Please read and follow the guidelines provided below.

Instructions for Printing

Instructions for Naming Files

General Printing Policies

Instructors: Email with due dates for class printing assignments AT LEAST TWO WEEKS in advance, so we can plan to accommodate the increased volume.

Updated: 08/23/2023 04:13PM