Design Lab – Print and digital media and multimedia

Service Description

The Design Labs, located on the main floor of the Undergraduate Library and within the South Campus Study Commons, are spaces designed to support the development of print and digital media and multimedia projects. The lab features various scanners, the Adobe Design Suite, and staff support for these programs during specific hours. Appointments for specific projects and class instruction are available by request. Hardware/Software available:
  • 12 PCs and 2 Macs
  • 2 12.2" x 17.2" Epson Flatbed Scanners
  • 1 Letter/A4 Epson Flatbed Scanner
  • 9 Letter/A4 Fujitsu Flatbed Scanners with automatic document feeder
  • Abode Acrobat Professional
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Fireworks
  • Adobe Flash
  • PDF Converter Pro
  • Microsoft Office
  • iWork
Staff in this space can help with various design needs including image scanning (from print, slides, or negatives) and editing, Web site design, poster and flyer layout, Pdf creation, and Microsoft office and iWork support.

Hours of Availability

Regular fall and spring semester hours Design Lab, R.B. House Undergraduate Library Monday-Thursday: 24 hours - Help available: 9am - 10pm Friday: Close at 6pm - Help available: 9am - 4pm Saturday: 10am - 6 pm - Not Staffed Sunday: 11am - All night - Help available: 1pm - 10pm See current hours – South Campus Study Commons Monday–Sunday: 8:00am to Midnight – Help available Sunday–Wednesday, 6:00pm–10:00pm


The Design Lab is available to all students, faculty, and staff at UNC. You will need an ONYEN to log into the computers.

Customer Responsibilities

Use of equipment or electronic products or software owned by the University of North Carolina in a manner inconsistent with copyright law and license agreements is strictly prohibited. The person using the equipment is liable for any infringement he or she commits. U.S. Copyright law (Title 17 U.S. Code) and regulations issued by the Copyright Office govern the copying of copyrighted materials, including electronic information products and software. Copying from a copyrighted work, including printing, downloading, and scanning, may constitute an infringement of the law. The full text of Title 17 is available at:

How Do We Charge

This is a no charge for using the Design Lab.

How To Request More Information On Or Request The Service

For questions or to set up an appointment for you or your class, contact: Kim Vassiliadis( or call (919)843-2310 Emily King ( or call (919)962-1355