About the Studio

videoThe Studio, located in 235 Hodges Library, is not just a digital media lab; it is a community. We provide media equipment, computers, software, and consultation services for the creation of media-enhanced instructional products. Services are available to students, faculty, and staff of the University of Tennessee. Our goal is to provide media computing resources, a trained staff to provide assistance, and information about campus-wide training opportunities. As a part of the University of Tennessee Libraries, The Studio continues a rich tradition of innovation and operates in a creative environment of instructional and service excellence.


Studio Staff

Michelle Brannen, Media Literacy Librarian and Daytime Manager

Jennifer Randles, Media Specialist II and Evening Supervisor

Joanna Dunn, Graduate Assistant

Additional Library Staff

Several library staff spend some time working in The Studio. We appreciate their efforts and the services they help us to provide.

Sojourna Cunningham, Research Assistant Professor, scunni16@utk.edu

Cathy Jenkins, IT Technologist II, cjenkin8@utk.edu

Steve Milewski, Research Assistant Professor, Media Librarian, smilewsk@utk.edu

Teresa Walker, Head Learning, Research, & Engagement, tbraden@utk.edu

Studio Student Library Assistants

Students who work in The Studio are have experience and knowledge of media production software. They come from a variety of departments and bring skills to assist patrons with a variety of projects. We are not currently hiring, but we will keep applications on file for future semesters as positions open. If you are interested in working in The Studio, please contact Jennifer Randles.

2014 Spring Student Library Assistants:

Jordan Achs
Zach Aldredge
Justin Claybrook
Brandon Crawford
Carly Duckett
Zane Espinosa
Alyssa Gauci
Michael Rasnake
Darneisha Riley
Ethan Roeder
Andy Vinson
Laquesha Wilson