Underground Media Studio

Underground Media StudioMCPL teens are next-level creative. We know. We’ve seen it. The Underground Media Studio is a place for teens in 8th-12th grade to stretch new creative muscles or perfect your skills in:

  • Music
  • Photography
  • Movie Making
  • Podcasting

Take and edit photos of your friends that are Instagram-worthy.

Mix beats with Garageband, a Midi keyboard, guitars and a drum kit. Record a single or DJ for your friends!

Write film and edit your own short movies. Upload them to YouTube and Vimeo. Submit them to contests.

Chat about your current favs in a podcast. Invite your friends!

Available Equipment

Images of camcorder, green screen, ditigal camera, photoshop log, and tripod. Photography and Videography

  • DSLR Camera
  • Tripods
  • Zoom recorder
  • Green screen with lighting
  • Lightroom
  • Photoshop
  • Premiere Pro

Images of Music and Podcasting EquipmentMusic and Podcasting

  • Bass and electric guitar
  • MIDI Keyboard
  • Zoom recorder
  • Drum machine
  • Logic ProX
  • Garageband


How To Use the Underground Media Studio

    • Drop-In Sessions: Once a month, teen librarians host hands-on drop-in sessions. Use the equipment and ask questions. Bring friends and your creativity!


    • One-on-One Sessions: If you’re eager to make content but not sure where to start, call us to set up a 1:1 appointment with a librarian. We can discuss your creative interests and goals and get you going!

Underground Media Studio Hours:

Monday-Friday 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Any questions, please call 631-585-9393 ext. 241.