CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: The library is closed effective Tuesday, March 24th. Continuing services will include: access to online materials; reference, class or research consultations; and assistance with securing expanded online access to curriculum-based and/or research materials. For more information see the Georgetown Libraries COVID-19 Updates and Resources page.
Media that is protected by copyright cannot be duplicated without express written permission from the copyright holder. Please refer to the Reformatting Media - VHS / DVD / Streaming webpage for additional information.
Converting VHS or Mini DV to Digital File
Converting a VHS or Mini DV tape to a digital file requires the use of Editing Room #6 located in the Gelardin New Media Center. To use this editing room please adhere to the following steps.
*The Gelardin New Media Center and Lauinger Library do not support the digitization of obsolete media (ie, Umatic, 16mm film, Reel-to-Reel audio tape). Please refer to the following resources to service and convert obsolete media.