Build-A-Lab: Media Labs in Ela Area, IL


The Ela Area Public Library has two digital media labs in the same building. The purpose of the digital media labs is to provide Library patrons with a space where they may use various digital media technologies that support their educational, professional, and personal goals and endeavors.

Presentation slides:


  • What inspired the library to obtain a media lab
  • List of equipment
  • Possible classes/training offered to the community
  • How the community has responded to the lab (attendance, project successes, etc.)

Audience: All library workers

Host: Utah State Library

Series: Build-a-Lab

Instructor: Anne Belden

Service Population: 33,000