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Peltz Digital Media Lab

Any cardholder in our system can schedule an appointment to use the Digital Media Lab up to 7 days in advance. We also accept same-day reservations Thursdays-Saturdays; call 847-272-2098 or visit us during our open hours. NOTE: we do not take appointment requests via email or voicemail message. 

The Digital Media Lab (DML) is an enclosed room with a green screen wall and outfitted with hardware and software designed to help users create and edit digital recordings (audio, movie, images, etc.). 

Schedule a DML appointment

Appointments are 3 hours. Appointments are available at the following days and times:

  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays: 10:30-1:30, 4:30pm-7:30pm
  • Fridays & Saturdays: 10:30am-1:30pm

Times cannot be extended.

Limit 3 persons at the appointment. Limit one appointment per day, limit 2 appointments per week.



Adobe Creative Cloud Apps

  • After Effects 
  • Animate (2019)
  • Audition 
  • Bridge 
  • Character Animator 
  • Dimension
  • Dreamweaver (2019)
  • Illustrator 
  • InCopy 
  • InDesign 
  • Lightroom 
  • Light Room Classic 
  • Media Encoder 
  • Photoshop 
  • Prelude 
  • Premiere Pro 
  • Premiere Rush 
  • Adobe XD
  • Fuse

Other Media Creation

  • Ableton Live 10 Lite
  • Audacity
  • Blender
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Final Cut Pro
  • GarageBand
  • iMovie
  • Logic Pro X
  • Pro Tools First (Free Account Required)


  • Arduino
  • Scratch 
  • Xcode


  • Android File Transfer
  • Handbrake
  • NTFS for Mac