Humanities A56

Capacity: 20
Data Projection: Yes
Classroom Computer: None
Video Playback: DVD & VHS
Sound System: Media only
Podcasting: None
WiFi: Yes


  • To view a tutorial, you will need Adobe Flash Player. For a free download, click here.
  • The Video Playback tutorial demonstrates how to play either a DVD or a VHS cassette using the room's dual video player.
  • The Laptop tutorial shows how to connect your laptop to the room's media cabinet.

Data Projection

  • A Dell projector is installed in the ceiling. When activated, it can project either video or data.
  • A VGA cable is available, which can be connect directly into the output of most laptops.
  • Laptops that have only DVI output will need an adaptor to connect to the VGA cable.

Video Playback

  • A DVD & VHS player is located inside the media cabinet. Please pull down on the handle to access the player. A key is not required to access the cabinet.

Internet Access

  • The room is designed for WiFi availability for all students and faculty.
  • Two Ethernet jacks labeled AM-4, AM-5 are available on the wall.  There is also an additional Ethernet jack available on the Media Cabinet.
  • For instructions on connecting to the Internet, visit the Classroom Network section.

Sound System

  • Inputs are present at the media cabinet to plug in additional media devices (laptops, cassette player, video camera, etc.).
  • There is no voice amplification system available in this room.

Slide Projection

  • No slide projectors are permanently installed in this room. A quarterly installation can be arranged by contacting Audio Visual Services

Optical Equipment

  • A transparency projector has been permanently assigned to this room.