Recording Studios

What are the Recording Studios?

Sheridan, Smoky Hill and Southglenn Library Recording Studios are complete with iMacs with iMovie and GarageBand, and more. Smoky Hill and Southglenn studios even have a soundproof room complete with a green screen! 

Kelver and Davies Libraries offer limited studio equipment. Visit the mobile studio page for information on what is available for use, or call 303-LIBRARY (303-542-7279).

Reserve a Recording Studio to use the space on your own. If you need assistance, schedule an appointment with a Studio Librarian before making a reservation. 


Equipment* includes tools for music, graphics, video and more.
Tools include:

  • iMacs 
  • Guitar
  • Microphone
  • Canon camcorder
  • Scarlett Focusrite audio interface
  • Midi Keyboard
  • Speakers
  • Pioneer DJ Station
  • Headphones
  • Green screen

* Some equipment may not be available at all locations. For more information on equipment please call 303-LIBRARY.

Southglenn and Smoky Hill Studio software tools include:

Sheridan Library software tools include:

  • Audacity - audio recording
  • Midi Keyboard (mini)
  • Carbon Copy Cloner
  • DFX Control
  • Final Cut Pro - video editing
  • Garage Band
  • iMovie
  • MKP Mini Mk2 Editor
  • Makerbot
  • MakerWare - slicer software
  • OBS
  • Scarlett Mix Control
  • Serato DJ Station 
  • Skype - communication tool
  • SyphonInject

Studio guidelines:

  • Three hours maximum.
  • Light snacks and covered beverages are permitted in the Recording Studios.
  • Be mindful of closing and of others, please finish projects and organize used equipment a half hour before leaving.
  • Room capacity:
    • Smoky Hill's Studio allows up to 3 people
    • Southglenn Studio's Video Recording Room allows up to 7 people
    • Southglenn Studio's Audio Recording Room allows up to 3 people
    • Sheridan Studio allows up to 3 people

*If you need technical assistance during your visit, please schedule an appointment with a Studio Librarian before making a reservation.

Note: If a group has not arrived or called the library to report a delay within 15 minutes of the time they were supposed to begin using the room, staff may allow others to use the room.

To reserve the Conference Room/Studio space at Sheridan Library, please call 303-LIBRARY (303-542-7279).

Check out these Studio band recordings:

"August" by Ben Lacy

"Fly For Me Now" by Sun-Dried Nanners