Creative Media Service

The latest information about the Creative Media Service, at 19/03/2020 10.00

Unfortunately the Creative Media Service is closed from 4pm on 17/03/2020. This means there will be no equipment or facilities bookings. Anyone who has equipment issued out will have an extension but please remember you are still responsible for the equipment.


We have produced the following document to help staff & students with any media work they may need/want to do off campus. It lists various programmes/apps you should be able to get access to.

Our Learning Hub contains lots of resources, guides and tips on producing media.

Editing & Media Creation Programmes Adobe Creative Cloud Information Learning Hub

Please contact us for further information - - We are not available currently via phone!

Further advice and support

Please be aware that as the situation evolves regarding the current outbreak of the novel coronavirus (also known as COVID-19), the following information may be subject to change.

We recommend that you familiarise yourself with the University’s Coronavirus Covid-19: Information and advice page. This page is actively being updated as the situation develops.

The Creative Media Service based on Level 4 of The Diamond provide equipment, facilities and training for academic projects across the University of Sheffield for both staff and students. From helping with departmental videos to students creating media projects for assignments. The following pages have been created to help guide you through the service but if you have any questions on how we can help please contact us.

Equipment & Facilities Information

Information on our loanable media equipment which is available for any academic based media work. We also have our own TV Studio, a Podcast Studio, 7 recording & editing Media Booths and 2 Edit Suites with 28 PCs betwen them.

More Equipment Information

Booking Information

This area provides information on booking out our equipment and facilities. Bookings must be made in advance of arriving at the Level 4 Helpdesk.

More Booking Information

Staff & Student Training & Support

The Creative Media Service offer workshop deivery to students and staff in a mixture of areas in media production.

More Training Information

Drop In Support

Our helpdesk and dedicated team are able to offer drop in support whether it be to seek advice on our equipment or to get help with some editing, you can come to the Level 4 Helpdesk in The Diamond and we will do our best to help. 

Online Support

Check out our online learning resources.

Digital Media Hub Creative Media Resource Hub

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