Lyons New Media Centre Bookings

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Lyons New Media Centre Bookings

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Green Screen & Media Classrom


  • Only the person who books the equipment or rooms may sign out these items.
    • Their valid McMaster ID card is required at the time of the booking.
  • Equipment bookings & Classroom/Green Screen Room bookings:
    • Your booking is only confirmed once you receive a confirmation email about your booking.
      • Requests are NOT reviewed outside of office hours (Monday - Friday, 9:30am-4:30pm, not weekends or evenings)
    • Give us at least ONE business day's notice (the more notice, the better)
    • LAST MINUTE REQUESTS may not get booked, so please book early.
  • ​Please read all policies for the resource in question before placing a booking or booking request:

Edit Studios & Consultation Rooms

Click here to book an Edit Studio or the Consultation Room

  • Edit Suites - primarily for media editing (video/audio). -- These are not group study rooms
    • Edit Suite L415: Viewing station (bluray), DAT player
    • Edit Suite L416: Viewing/listening station available (DVD, VHS, laserdisc, cassette, record player)
    • Consultation Room (L418) is a presentation practice space or small meeting room. It is not designed as a group study room.
      • There is NO computer in this room.
      • Has a monitor for laptop hookup (VGA only at this time - July 2015) 
      • Just a label that says "Device Dojo (Open Device Lab)"GRAND OPENING JANUARY 29/18: Device Dojo will be offering a shared pool of mobile devices to McMaster students and staff for website and app testing. To access these devices, book the Consultation Room (L418) and include Device Dojo under the Name/Booking Title section of the booking form. For more information on who we are and what we do, visit the Device Dojo landing page.


Click here to request a green screen room / classroom booking.

Equipment available: video cameras, digital camers, tripods, portable green screen & frame, portable sound booth & Nessie mic (with Edit Suite booking ONLY)

Check-out booked equipment at the Help Desk in Lyons (in the middle of the Centre). Bring your valid McMaster University ID card.

Gaming Stations

Click here to book a Gaming Station.

Need to book a gaming station, edit studio (L415 or L416) or the consultation room (L418)? Want to know what games we have?

  • Console Games: search for your game of choice on the Library Catalogue or come in and browse!
  • Games List: each gaming PC has a different list of games & all console games are listed in the Library Catalogue!

Green Screen / Media Classroom

Click here to request a green screen room / classroom booking.

Bookings can only fall within the opening hours of the Lyons New Media Centre. Check our contact page for our hours


  • This room cannot be booked for meetings. This is a classroom and a film/photography shooting room.
  • Begin packing up 5-10 minutes before the end of your booking and be prompt in leaving at the end of your booking.
  • We require AT LEAST 24 hours notice before a booking time (or on a Friday for the weekend or a Monday morning). Book as early as possible or you may not get booked.
  • Read more information about this room and its policies here.