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Multimedia Services

An introductory guide to utilizing Multimedia Services. Information on film, digital cameras, laptop computers, audiobooks and media viewing stations.


Dell Laptop Latitude E7470 Computers are available for checkout from the Media Library! Laptops work on campus, can be borrowed for 3 days, and include a bag, charger, and mouse.



McDermott Library offers graphing, financial, and scientific calculators. These calculators checkout for 7 days at a time and may be taken outside of the library. All calculators include a calculator, slipcover, and zipper bag. All items, including the bag, must be returned together. 

  • Financial calculators complete basic arithmetic functions. They offer the ability to calculate future and present value, interest rate per period, and number of payments.  
  • Scientific calculators complete basic arithmetic functions.They also include functions related to scientific notation, logarithmic, trigonometric and exponential functions, statistics and probability, matrix calculations, etc. 
  • Graphing calculators complete basic arithmetic functions.This calculator is capable of plotting graphs and solving for variables and simultaneous equations. It is most often used in calculus courses.  

Overdue charges for all calculators are $1 per day for the first 21 days. After 21 days, the calculator will be assumed lost and the patron will be responsible for a $21 overdue fee + $25 processing fee + lost item replacement fee.

Additional Items for Checkout

In addition to DVDs and Audiobooks, you can borrow accessories and music to help you experience your media @ UTD.

Headphones check out for 4 hours at a time for use in and outside of the library. 

Tried of using your laptop's track pad? Stop by the Media Desk where you can check out a mouse for 4 hours. These are also available at the 2nd floor Services desk. 

Patch Cables check out for 4 hours at a time and may be taken out of the library.

Our Audio CD collection offers a selection of recorded music available for check out. You may search the Library Catalog to find specific material.

Manuals for digital cameras and calculators are available for check out if needed. 

Not familiar with the Multimedia policies? No worries! Learn more here

View Your Media at UTD

Need to relax between classes or buy time until rush hour traffic dies down? We have you covered! McDermott Library offers viewing stations with DVD and VHS players, blu-ray players, and a Region 0 DVD player. You can check out a viewing station, DVD or VHS, and a pair of headphones at the Multimedia library!