Digital Media Lab and Makerspace

In 2016, the Chester County Library received a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services as administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Education through the Office of Commonwealth Libraries, and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, Governor.  With this grant, the Jacobs Technology Center has expanded its services to include a Digital Media Lab and Makerspace (DMLM).

Limited DMLM equipment is available.  Please contact 610-344-4395.

Equipment and software applications include the following:

3D Printer*
(3D Printing Procedures and Guidelines)

Digital SLR camera with microphone and photo video studio light kit

3D Scanner - Reservation RequiredPodcasting equipment – Reservation Required
Large format flatbed scannerAdobe Creative suite
Thermal laminator*CyberDirector video editing software
ScanNCut machine

Professional inkjet photo printer*
(Procedures and Guidelines)

Button makers*Digital video converters which you can use to convert your VHS to DVDs
Apple computersArduino starter kits
High end PCsCircuit Scribe Maker kit
Makey Makey Invention kit

*Fee applied

Digital Media Lab & Makerspace Fees
Epson Inkjet Printer Per Page
4x6 & 5x7 - $1.00
8x10 & 8.5 x 11 - $1.50
11 x 17 - $2.00
13 x 19 - $2.50
*No personal paper please

3D Printer
Printing starts at $3.00 with $.50 for each additional 10 grams, with all weights rounded up.

Laminator
All sizes - $.15 per thermal pouch

Pins
2 1/4" - $.25 per button

Featured Programs

All in-person public programs are suspended until further notice. 
Please visit our Event Calendars for our virtual programs.