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Face to face services are closed starting March 17th, until further notice. See Seneca Libraries COVID-19 Updates for more information.

The Sandbox is hosting a series of webinars and online resources with a focus on digital media creation. Visit our webinar calendar to register or to find out more.

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Sandbox Studio Spaces

Looking for a place to build? Then you have come to the right place! We have an assortment of equipment and software you can use to work on your projects, assignments or teaching materials.

Digital Media Creation Studios
Dedicated Audio Recording Spaces
Whisper booth
(available at SenecaYork)
3D Printing
What equipment/software do we have?

The following equipment is available for use within the Sandbox studios. Equipment with an asterisk* requires one week advanced notice when booking.


  • Camcorders
  • Wireless microphone kits (hand-held and lapel)
  • Studio lighting
  • Backdrops
  • Green Screen Wall
  • Tripods
  • Dolly tripod
  • Video capture cards*
  • Shotgun microphones*
  • Boom poles*
  • LED lights
  • Video switcher*


  • SLR Camera kits
  • Macro and Portrait Lenses
  • Flash kits
  • Reflectors
  • Lighting boxes
  • Tripods
  • Light meters*
  • Tripod mounts for tablets, smart phones


  • Audio interfaces
  • Audio mixer*
  • Portable audio recorder
  • Dynamic microphones
  • Condenser Microphones
  • USB microphones
  • MIDI Keyboards
  • Analogue Synthesizers*
  • Mic stands: boom, tabletop, studio arm
  • Headphone Amplifier
  • Headphones


  • LED Screens on carts
  • Projectors


  • iMacs (Garageband, Logic, Ableton Live, Adobe Suite, iMovie, etc.)
  • Mobile PC workstations (FL Studio, Adobe CS, etc.)
  • Macbooks & Laptops


  • Digital and analogue video and audio adapters/cables
  • Memory card readers
  • USB hubs

Maker Technologies

  • 3D Printers
  • 3D Printing Pen
  • Raspberry Pi Kits*
  • Arduino Kits*
  • Makey Makey Kits*
Circulating Equipment at Seneca

In addition to equipment available for use in our studios. the following departments have equipment available for sign out to students, faculty, and staff.

  • ITS Service Desk – laptops, camcorders, tripods, tripod adapters for smartphones and tablets, digital audio recorders, etc.
  • Seneca Libraries – USB headsets (without microphones)