Media Technology Services-Computing Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Media Technology Services

Media Technology Services (MediaTech), a group within Computing Services, provides the following in support of teaching and learning.

Classroom Technologies 

Standard classroom technologies for over 100* lecture halls, classrooms and seminar rooms around campus with a centrally supported infrastructure.   These include: projection, DVD/CD player, document camera, Clickers (classroom response system), videoconferencing and an auxiliary panel with inputs for a second laptop, VCR, camera, iPod, etc.

Classroom Technology Support

Classroom equipment demonstrations and equipment lending.  MediaTech’s most popular items for lending include: wireless clip-on microphones and instructor Clickers kits.

Media Production

Fee-based lecture recordings, analog to digital media conversions and video web streaming.


Video collaboration of two geographic locations for classroom content, presentations and lectures. MediaTech centrally maintains the supporting technical infrastructure for the videoconferencing service.

AV & Media Consultation

Onsite consultations for integrating personal technologies, such as iPods, video recorders and laptops, into a classroom setting.  Consultants are available to assist with planning unique or complex presentations, such as a panel of speakers in a large auditorium, as well.

AV Facility Design and Consultations

Design and implementation consultations for departments creating distance education facilities, developing technology rich collaboration spaces, or upgrading departmental classrooms with classroom technology standards.

*These technology rich spaces are centrally managed by Enrollment Services or Computing Services (18 computer labs or “clusters”).

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Office Hours:
Cyert Hall A74
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Phone Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.