MiY ZONE WEST
The MiY Zone at the West Irving Library contains a digitization lab geared for adults and specialized technology and equipment for children's programs.
The digitization lab for adults contains a VHD to DVD converter, ION Audio Premier LP, Titan F2D 8-in-1 Hi-Def Film to Digital Converter, the technology to transfer floppy disks, cassettes and records to digital, podcasting equipment, a photo studio lightbox, and more.
The West branch has special scheduled programming that will utilize Sphero Bolts, Indis, Wonder Workshop’s Dash, Cue and Dot programmable robots, Codrones, Makey Makeys, 3D Doodler pens, microscopes, activity labs and more.
REQUIREMENTS TO USE THE MIY ZONE EQUIPMENT
A valid Irving Library card, a signed MiY Zone waiver and completed MiY Zone orientation are required to use the equipment in the space. Please request a Digitization Lab orientation at the reference desk.
The lab will be available soon. Please check back later for more information.
All equipment is for use during library programs and classes. Registration for these events is not required. Classes will vary by age, and the age limit for each class will be enforced in order to let as many children that the class is geared for participate.
MIY ZONE CLASSES
A valid Irving Library card, a signed MiY Zone waiver and completed MiY Zone orientation are required to use items in the Adult MiY Zones and Digitization Lab.
Click the "Upcoming Events" image to see the MiY Zone calendar for all Irving Library locations. For classes or events that registration, that can be completed through the event page.
Visit the MiY Zone Calendar for upcoming classes and programs as well as specific information for each event.
This project is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services (Grant #LS‐246193‐OLS‐20)* to the Texas State Library and Archives Commission under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act. (2021)