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Instructional Media Center: IMC

Textbooks on Reserve

Textbooks on Reserve

Reserve textbooks are located on the lower level of the library in the Instructional Media Center (IMC). Textbooks are loaned for the day and must stay with the student in the library.

To place a textbook on reserve, faculty should bring a copy of the required text to the IMC and complete the Textbooks on Reserve Classroom Reserve/ Copyright Compliance form.

Overdue textbooks accrue a fine of $3 / day. After 10 days the the fine is the cost of the book in addition to the $30 late fee. Please return these materials promptly.


Individuals with disabilities who have accommodation needs or accessibility concerns should contact the Center for Access and Assistive Technology or Instructional Media Center staff. The Center for Access and Assistive Technology is located on the first floor of the Siek Campus Center, room 130, phone number (518) 629-7154, TDD (518) 629-7596.

Request New Media Resources

Know a title you would like the library to purchase or license? Contact the liaison librarian assigned to each academic department.

Timeline: Media should be requested one semester in advance of anticipated use to allow time for purchase and processing.

The Instructional Media Center (IMC)

imc  picture locationThe IMC lends textbooks on reserve and a variety of media equipment to students and faculty. The IMC has 8 group study rooms, 31 study carrels and 7 study carrels with TV/DVD players.

Featured Streaming Videos in Films on Demand

Featured DVDs Available From Our Library

Movie - Gandhi

Gandhi (1982)

IMC PN1997 .G36 2007 DVD 1144

Movie - Crash

Crash (2004)

IMC PN1995.9.R3 C7 2004 DVD 261

Movie - 12 Years A Slave

12 Years a Slave (2016)

IMC PN1997.2 .T95 2014 DVD 1695

Movie - Depression Out of the Shadows

Depression Out of the Shadows (2008)

IMC RC537 .D47 2008 DVD 362

Movie - Mony Python and the Holy Grail

Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1974)

IMC PN1997 .M65 2001 DVD 329 a&b

Movie - Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

IMC PN1997.2 .H33 2017 DVD 1690

Hours and Contact Information

IMC Group Study Rooms

Available Media Equipment


Sony HDR-CX405


Sony DCR-SR220

SONY Tripods Model VCT*)AV

Sony Tripods Model: VCT80AV

GoPro HERO3+ Silver Edition

GoPro HERO3+ Silver Edition

GoPro HERO 3 Accessories

GoPro HERO3 Accessories (dogs not included)

Headphones with mic

Headphones with Microphone

Special Note about GoPro Cameras

The GoPro HERO3+ Silver Edition camera features both high-end video and still photography capabilities. Available accessories include special head strap/helmet mounts, chest mounts, goose-neck clamp mounts and three-way grip arm tripods, and more. Please note that technical support is not available from IMC staff.