Media Production Services


Media Production Services is the division of Technology Equipment Checkout that provides assistance and support for audio-visual and multimedia projects. Services offered include

  • recording special lecture or guest speaker events
  • media duplication
  • converting materials from one type of media to another (eg VHS to DVD)
  • preparing audio and video materials for online delivery
  • arranging closed-captioning

Additionally, Media Production Services provides support for video and telephone conferencing and Skype on request.

Who's it for?

System Configuration

Media Production Services will assist you with audio- and video-related system configuration.

Additional Information

Interested faculty are encouraged to contact Media Production Services for information updates, a tour of the facilities, technology demonstrations, and training.

Non-standard equipment may be available for rent through Media Production Services for internal or external events; note that a chargeback fee may apply for non-instructional use of non-standard equipment, and that instructional use requirements will always supersede non-instructional use requests.

Media Production Services can also provide transcription and closed captioning services through an outside vendor, Automatic Synch Technologies (AST). A sliding scale of fees applies, depending on the length of the video and materials supplied.

Accessing This Service

Media Production Services is located in Gist Hall, Room 205A

Phone: (707) 826-3166

Using This Service

Contact Media Production Services for assistance if you have a project that involves any of the following:

  • Video and audio support and recording for lectures and special events
  • Video editing to clean up, add graphics, voiceover or other enhancements for class-related video work
  • Audio editing
  • Videoconference support for distributed education and administrative meetings
  • Skype support for classes and administrative meetings
  • Phone conference recording and audio file creation
  • Integrating taped lectures or video resources into Moodle sites
  • Audio posting services for Moodle
  • Video recording of programs from Suddenlink cable for educational use
  • VHS/Mini-DV/DVD duplication and transfer
  • Assistance with closed captioning tasks

Frequently Asked Questions
Media Production Services is located in Gist Hall, Room 205A
Phone: (707) 826-3169


Use of HSU’s Media Production Services is governed by the CSU Responsible Use Policy.

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