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Media Center

Location and Hours

There are several resources available for teachers and staff in the TISD Media Center.  The Media Center is located at Freeman Heights Technology Center, 300 South 27th Street. Media Center hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Thursday and 8:00 am to 4:30 pm on Friday.

Copiers

NETWORKED COPIERS: There are black & white and color copiers on all campuses, as well as in the Media Center.  The copiers in the Media center are self serve.  You are required to log into the copiers so that the appropriate copier budget will be charged.  There are some colored paper and cardstock options available for your use.
 
RISO: There is a Riso machine located in the Media Center.  You can use the Riso to make large numbers of single-sided copies or make copies on construction paper.  

Variquest Cutout Maker

The Media Center has a Variquest Cutout Maker.  The Cutout Maker creates shapes and letters from 1" to 18".  There is a large variety of fonts and shapes available. Construction paper is available in limited colors.

Lamination

There are 2 laminators located in the Media Center for use.  The laminators are self-serve.  There is a $0.10 per foot charge for lamination.  This can be paid by cash or charged to a campus budget.

 Posters

Word documents can be printed poster size.  Be aware that Microsoft's Word Art will not print and you cannot add any copyright-protected images.  Typical posters are 18" X 24" or 24 X 30".  There is a charge of $5.00 per poster.  Poster requests are made through Eduphoria.  Log in and choose FormSpace, Poster/Banner Request.  Allow 2 weeks for your poster to be printed.