Faculty Media Depot

Located in King Science Library, the Faculty Media Depot provides media and technology support in the creation of courses.  Our drop-in services include LMS training, video studio recordings, audio and screen recordings, as well as support with the utilization of media in courses.


Hours of Operation, Reservations, and Location

Location M.I. King Science Library, room 213H
Hours 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. M-F
Contact For more information  call us at (859) 218-5574 
or email us at fmd@g.uky.edu.

Currently the Faculty Media Depot is priority-scheduling studio time for online UK Online programs that launch in Fall 2019. Please be aware that non-academic requests and academic requests with longer timelines may be moved based on that priority. If you are developing a UK Online program for Fall and cannot find recording time, please contact us to determine other recording options.

Reserve Video Studio Click here for the Video Studio Reservation Calendar
Reserve Lightboard Studio Click here for the Lightboard Reservation Calendar
Reserve Audio Studio Click here for the Audio Studio Reservation Calendar
If your desired time is unavailable you can join our waitlist here: FMD Waitlist




Video Studio

Facualty Media Depot - Video Studio

A multicamera studio suitable to record 1-3 people that can be configured for small panels, interviews, lectures and other recorded presentations.  Productions can be recorded to disc, streamed live or integrated with web conferencing platforms.  

We also offer the Lightboard, which is a presentation tool that allows you to create glowing text and diagrams on an illuminated glass panel for an engaging presentation that allows you to be forward facing throughout.



  • Multi-camera configurations
  • LED light panels
  • Lavalier and boom microphones
  • Multiple background configurations including white, black and chromakey
  • Live switching and streaming with Wirecast
  • Production grade graphics capabilities
  • Lightboard used to create engaging illuminated presentations


Audio Studio

Facualty Media Depot - Audio Studio

The audio studio is an environment for high quality sound and screen recordings.  It includes a condenser microphone, sound dampening material, lighting, backdrop, and a webcam for video overlays.  We utilize Camtasia, Adobe Captivate, Adobe Audition and Audacity software.


  • Sound dampened room to minimize echo and ambient noise
  • High quality Blue Yeti microphone on adjustable boom arm
  • Logitech C920 HD webcam for headshot overlay
  • 3.6 Ghz Core i7 Dell Optiplex 9020 with 8GB of memory for streamlining capture and export


For Image, Photo, Movie, and Video assets that are Creative Commons or in the Public Domain check out Media Resources page.


Available Software:

  • Audacity
  • Adobe Acrobat
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Audition
  • Adobe Bridge
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Fireworks
  • Adobe Flash
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Media Encoder
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Prelude
  • Adobe Premier
  • Adobe Speedgrade
  • Camtasia
  • Microsoft Office
  • Wirecast