Creative Studios are closed until further notice.

Reserve a Creative Studio

In order to adapt to the Covid-19 pandemic, we’ve changed procedures to provide a safe environment for staff and patrons. Below is a list of things to expect during your Creative Studio visit. Please note: Creative Studio A is open by reservation only.

How to Book

Creative Studio Hours:
Monday – Friday 9:30am-8:30pm
Saturday 9:30am-4:30pm
Sunday 1:30pm-4:30pm

Call, text, email, or chat us to reserve studio time.

What to Expect

  • Masks are required unless actively recording projects
  • Elmhurst Library cardholders only, high school aged and older (includes EPL business cardholders)
  • Maximum of 3 people allowed in the space
  • Reservations:
    • Maximum 1 reservation per day
    • Maximum 2-hour reservation
    • Limit of 2 upcoming reservations
  • Staff will hold your reservation for 15 minutes past your start time. After 15 minutes without notice, staff may cancel your reservation
  • A 90-minute downtime between reservations for staff cleaning
  • Equipment may be limited

Creative Studio A Equipment

  • 1 Vocal Microphone with Stand and XLR Cable
  • 1 Instrument Microphone with Stand and XLR Cable
  • Keyboard MIDI Controller
  • Electronic Drum Kit with 2 Drum Sticks
  • 3 Video Lights
  • Scarlet Digital Audio Interface (Audio Rack)
  • Headphone Amplifier
  • 27” iMac with Adobe Creative Cloud, Final Cut, & Logic Pro software

Equipment Available by Request

  • Canon DSLR Camera & Lens
  • Canon Vixia Camcorder
  • Rode Microphone
  • Headphones
  • Digitization Cart
  • Pop Filter
  • Tripod
  • Smartphone Adapter for Tripod
  • Wolverine Slide & Film Scanner

Updated November 16, 2020