Digital Media Centre

The Digital Media Centre is located on the main level of the QEII Library. It is a resource to facilitate development of the desktop computing abilities of our customers – faculty, staff and students. We believe that technology should be an empowering tool for teaching and learning.

The primary focus of the DMC is multimedia. We make every effort to keep current with new technologies and provide access to specialized software or devices for members of the university. The Digital Media Centre has the capabilities for the creation of both audio / video and data disks in the CD and DVD formats. Please speak with our staff to you use the proper format for your needs.To make an appointment or for general inquiries call 864-2356 or 864-6159.


Using the software Adobe Acrobat we are able to scan your typed paper documents and save them as text files you can edit on your computer.

Our different scanners can fit variety of needs.

Feeder ScannerPerfect for scan a stack of notes. No need to flip the pages, it will scan them all with one click.
Book ScannerNo edge design, perfect for scanning books without leaving shadows from the edge.
Large ScannerThis can scan anything from a passport photo to a tabloid paper (11” x 17”) in ultra-high resolution(3600 DPI).
Film ScannerWith special designed frame it can scan 35mm negative film. As well as regular documents and photos.

Save your documents as PDF with Adobe Acrobat Pro, and you can make notes on it even on your mobile device. You can also save them as images in JPG, PNG or Tiff format.


Printing can be done on standard 8.5″ x 11″ (Letter), 8.5″ x 14″ (Legal) or 11″ x 17″ (Tabloid) paper.

The cost for printing is:

Black & White (letter/legal)$0.05
Colour (letter/legal)$0.35
Colour (Tabloid)$1.00
Colour (Glossy / Stock Paper)$1.35

Need to print BIG? We offer LARGE format printing. Prices vary by size of print and material. Contact us for more info!


The Commons

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000