Hawthorne & Longfellow Library, Screening/Seminar Room

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The Screening/Seminar Room in the Media Commons is outfitted and designed for viewing of digital movies and films as well configured for regular classes.

General Information

Location: Media Commons, Basement of Hawthorne-Longfellow Library
Hours: Open during Library hours
Room Type: Classroom
Seating Capacity: 1 instructor and 18 students
Reservations: Contact the Campus Scheduler or click here for scheduling the room.


Instructor/Podium Station

  • Mac Mini providing macOS and a virtual Windows operating system
  • 17" wide-screen monitor for courtesy viewing
  • Logitech 1080p Webcam
  • A list of software for either operating system can be found here.

A/V Technologies

  • 85" Flat-panel television monitor fixed onto the wall
    • Capable of resolutions up to and including 4K
  • Extron MLC Room Controller
  • Access to Bowdoin CATV
  • Region Free Blu-ray player
    • Note: Player is located in AV wall box.
  • 7.1 integrated surround sound with 2 front satellite, wall-mounted speakers, 1 center channel speaker, 4 in-wall side speakers and 1 sub-woofer
    • Note: Amps/Denon for the surround sound are located in the closet behind instructor's station, which is commonly locked.
  • Digital Document Camera
  • Peerless AV cart with smaller television also available with analog connections for VHS and LaserDisc players

Additional Information

  • 2 wall-mounted whiteboards
  • The only window is on the entrance door.
  • Dimmable rear light for courtesy note taking

Training and Support


We highly recommend that you request a training session before using this space for the first time. To request a session, click the button below.

Request Training Session


If you experience any issues in the classroom or lab, either with the AV technology or a computer, please let us know so we can fix it right away!

Report a Classroom or Lab Issue

Classroom Images

Screening Room. View from the instructor desk towards the class.

Screening Room. A view from the class towards the instructor desk.



Article ID: 22696
Tue 1/10/17 10:06 AM
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