The Hub: KPL's Digital Lab

The Hub

Your project. Your time. Your creativity. Your way!

Digitize Photos

Make sharing family memories easy and fun!

Scan Slides and Negatives

Make those old photos look new again!

Digitize LPs and Cassettes

Convert records and tapes to convenient audio files.

Edit Digital Video and Photographs

Make your video or photo project look amazing!

Convert VHS to DVD

Preserve and protect valuable family memories. 

Digitize photos and video, produce a podcast, preserve an old LP, cassette or VHS tape. The Hub provides popular software and hardware necessary for most digital projects.

Location

Open Hours

  • Tues: 2 pm - 8 pm
  • Thurs: 10 am - 4 pm
  • Sat: 10 am - 4 pm
3D Printing
3D Printing

Now available in The Hub!!

Explore 3D printing technology

The Hub Card
The Hub Card

Monthly passes to the digital lab!

Available now at Central Library



Convert Video & Audio

Transfer your old VHS tapes and more to digital!

Bring your family videos, favorite cassette or vinyl records and digitize them!
Equipment: Honestech VHS to DVD, Ion Tape and Vinyl Express
Resources: Digitizing VHS Tapes (PDF), Digitizing Cassette Tapes & LPs (PDF), Burn a Movie DVD (PDF), Burn a Music CD (PDF) (Sorry, we are unable to convert 8mm video at this time.)

Scan Photos & Documents

Keep your memories safe!

Digitize your memorable photos and documents. Scan your photos, documents, negatives, 35mm film and 120mm film.
Equipment: Cannon 9000F Scanners
Resources: Scanning Photos, Slides and Negatives (PDF)

Edit Like A Pro

Create a digital video with professional editing software!

Edit photos, videos and music like a pro! Not familiar with editing software? Check out some of the tutorials to get a better understanding!
Software: Adobe Creative Cloud, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion 5, Anime Studio, Audacity
Resources: Photoshop basics, Image editing 101, Tech basics

Save Your Work

cloud computing

Come prepared to save your work!

Be sure to bring your own flash drive, portable hard drive, CD/DVD, or have a cloud account to save your work.
Resources: Media Files and Storage (PDF), Cloud Computing 101 (PDF)

Workstations

4 Digitization Stations:

Dell XPS 8700 Win7 PCs

4 Production Stations:

27 inch Apple iMacs

3D Printer Station: New!

FlashForge Creator Pro 3D Printer


Technical Assistance

A trained Hub intern will be available to help patrons get started with projects and to answer any basic questions they may have along the way!

 

Contact The Hub for more information.




Please Note! The Hub is a service for KPL Resident Area borrowers only. Not a resident? Purchase a new Hub Card and use the great resources in The Hub for just $10 per month! Learn more...