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    Music @CapU Library

    • The Library has CDs and streaming audio, as well as live performance DVDs and streaming video.

      Our major collections include:

      Collection What kind of video? Format
      Naxos Music
      over 1.7 million tracks and 120,000 albums
      limit: 5 simultaneous users
      streaming
      Naxos Jazz
      over 100,000 tracks from top jazz labels
      limit: 5 simultaneous users
      Films on Demand
      music documentaries, educational films, filmed  performances
      Opera on Film
      DVDs and Films on Demand's From the Royal Opera House
      DVD/BluRay
      Jazz on Film Live performances

      Reserve Music

      If you are required to listen to a specific CD or watch a DVD for a class, you will find it in the Reserves section of the Library. Viewing stations are available in this area or the items can usually be checked out for a limited time.

      Media Stations

      Listening and viewing stations are provided for all media types. DVDs and CDs may also be used on any computer workstation with headphones (available for check-out at the Library Services).

      Bookable Collaboration Rooms with Monitors

      All six of our bookable collaboration rooms are equipped with large-screen monitors which can be linked in to your laptop. No cords or remote necessary - the access panel is in the centre of the table or beneath the monitor, and the TV controls are on the right side of the unit. Just plug in, turn on, and go!

      1. Plug in your laptop to the HDMI (audio and visual) or RGB (visual) & mini-stereo (audio) cables.
      2. Turn on the monitor using the controls on the right side of the TV.
      3. Push INPUT until the input matches where you're plugged in (RGB or HDMI).
      4. Use the FN keys on your laptop to set the display to monitor or monitor & laptop.