Multimedia Equipment for Students

CATLab equipment, specialized computers, and collaboration spaces are available for students to reserve/utilize for course-related or personal not-for-profit projects.


1. Check Equipment Availability

Available multimedia equipment:
Available equipment may vary. Contact your CATLab for more information.

  • Still Cameras
  • Video Cameras
  • Lighting Kits
  • Microphones
  • Tripods and Stands
  • Accessories & Additional Recording Equipment
CATLab numbers:
ADERHOLD – (404)-413-4732
CLARKSTON – (678) 891-3192
DECATUR – (678) 891-2456
DUNWOODY – (770) 274-5036
NEWTON – (770) 278-1281
(678) 891-3012
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2. Review Our Policy

Familiarize yourself with our equipment checkout policies before going to the CATLab of your choice. Please be aware that fines may be applied for late returns, or damaged or lost items. Read our policy for more information.
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3. Check Out Your Equipment

Make sure you bring your PantherCard to the CATLab when you go to pick up your equipment.
You will be required to sign an Equipment Use Agreement form before the pickup.

Check-in  /  Check-out Schedule:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday Same day before close
Thursday & Friday Monday before close

Additional equipment that is not checked out on Thursdays, may be available on Fridays without advanced reservations on a first-come first-serve basis.

CATLabs schedules differ by location. For more information please visit Computer Labs page.

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Checkout Fines and Appeals

Late Fees
Equipment must be returned to the CATLAB where it was originally checked out and only by the student who made the reservation. Equipment is considered late if it is not returned by close of the checkout period the day it is due.

  • First day late – $30.00 (plus $5.00 for each additional item)
  • Second day late – $20.00 (additional)
  • Third day late – $20.00 (additional)
  • Fourth day late: If on the fourth morning after the equipment was due back it is still not in the lab, an additional $100.00 lost fee will be charged and we will have to file a report with the police for the missing items.

Appeal a Fine
CATLAB fines may be adjusted or waived in extenuating circumstances supported by documentation of your claim. All disputes are reviewed on a case by case basis and submission of documentation does not guarantee the removal or adjustments.
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