The Student Instructional Media
Production Center, or SIMPC, is on the upper floor of the NSCC Library. The SIMPC provides
students with access to media resources and basic instruction enabling them to
incorporate audiovisual and print media into their course assignments
and presentations. Some of the projects students create in the SIMPC may be
useful as part of a portfolio to show to employers. The SIMPC functions as an
effective multimedia resource center for interdisciplinary, cross-cultural
SIMPC Media Resources
|Video and photo equipment||SMART Board collaboration room||Poster creation tools|
|Digital video editing||
|Desktop PCs - 3 desktop PCs running the Windows XP operating system|
(limited capacity; linked to student Paper Cut account)
|iMac with design, video editing, and word processing software|
Operating hours and contact information
Regular operating hours for Fall Quarter 2011 are 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday-Tuesday; 11 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday; and 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Thursday. The SIMPC is closed on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Other times may be available by appointment.
Please come to the SIMPC in person to reserve the Collaboration Studio or video editing room; read our online calendar to find out which days and times are already booked. Visit the SIMPC blog for news, updates, and tech tips.
Email: ZMumford@sccd.ctc.edu / Phone:206-526-0070
Technology Tools and
What software is available in the SIMPC? What kind of audio and video equipment may I use at the SIMPC?
Is the SIMPC Collaboration Studio already booked on a certain date? Find out here.
Content and Copyright
(images, music, sound effects, and more)
You need pictures and sounds for a class presentation, and you want to avoid violating copyright laws. Where can you find content?
North Seattle Community College Library / Student Instructional Media Production Center