|ERC Hours of Operation|
The ERC will be closed from December 14th – January 12th for renovation. When the ERC closes on Friday, December 13th, we will not be open for business until 8:00am January 13th, when we will resume with our Spring Semester schedule.
During this time:
ERC materials may be renewed and returned at Dunbar Library (937-775-2525). If you request items to be picked up at the ERC during this time, they will be available for pick up at the Dunbar Library.
Fall and Spring Semesters*
Monday - Thurs.: 8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 4 PM
Saturday: 9 AM - 1 PM
Sunday: 1 PM - 5 PM
Summer Semester* :
Monday - Thursday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 4 PM
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Tuesday & Thursday: 1PM – 5PM (During Winter Break, call the ERC at (937) 775-2878 for open hours.)
The ERC is closed all holidays observed by Wright State University.
* The hours in the Media Production Lab may vary depending on classes offered in that lab. The schedule is subject to change without notice.
Go to the Dunbar Library
Contact the Educational Resource Center
What can you do in the lab?
- create bulletin board displays
- make posterboard presentation materials
- make transparencies
- bind books
- mount photos
- burn CD's
- print posters
- create PowerPoint presentations
- cut out letters and shapes
- digitize a word document
- scan photos and insert into documents
- convert, copy or edit video tapes
- create sticker labels
Material production supplies are available for purchase in the lab. Individuals may bring their own supplies, e.g. ditto and construction paper, posterboard and tri-fold boards, however, machine-specific supplies must be purchased from the lab, e.g. transparencies, lamination film, and poster print paper.
Materials Price List >>
Methods of payment
Supply prices are based on cost recovery.
Supplies may be purchased with cash, personal checks,
or MPL supply cards. Internal departmental purchases
are possible. The requesting department must provide
its FOAPAL numbers at the time of purchase and the MPL
will initiate the Banner journal document. University
procurement cards or personal charge cards cannot be
The MPL sells its own supply cards in $5 and $10 denominations. A supply card is somewhat like a debit card. The cost of purchased supplies is deducted from the card. Supply cards have no expiration date.
The lab provides equipment for the production of learning materials. Although this is a hands-on lab, various machines must be operated by the lab assistant. This person is available also to demonstrate the proper use of other lab machines. Equipment available for use in the lab includes:
- book binding machines
- color laser printer
- computer with optical scanner
- typesetter-like lettering machine
- dies and die presses>>
- dry mount press
- video converter
- poster printer
- Electronic die cutter
Classes are taught in the Media Production
Lab. During these times the lab is closed. Open lab
hours are scheduled around the classes. The lab's schedule
may change from week to week. Please call in advance
or check the schedule posted outside the lab for its
hours of operation.