Digital Media Lab

Create your own content. At the library. 

The Digital Media Lab offers the space, equipment, and software for you to get creative with video, music, graphic design, and more. Our staff can help you get your project off the ground and assist with issues along the way.

  • Convert old home movies to digital format
  • Create a brochure or flyer for your small business or organization
  • Record your own music
  • Build a website for personal or business use
  • Record your own music
  • Shoot, edit, and share your own videos
  • Scan, touch up, and share family photos

Highland Park Public Library adult card holders can make 2-hour reservations for the Digital Media Lab by calling 847-681-7031 or in person at the Adult Reference Desk. 



  • Give Me The Tour
  • Introduction to Green Screen + iMovie
  • Digitize Your Slides and Photos
  • Digitize Your Analog Audio 
  • Basic Audio Production
  • Digitize Your Slides and Photos

The library offers a variety of Digital Media Lab one-on-one   learning workshops for Highland Park Public Library card     holders. READ MORE.   


Content Creation 

Content creation is the creation of content, especially digital content, for self-expression, distribution, marketing and/or publication. Typical forms of content creation include maintaining and updating web sites, blogging, photography, videography, online commentary, the maintenance of social media accounts, and editing and distribution of digital media.