School of Journalism & Mass Communication - DMS

Digital Media Studios

A significant feature of Murphy Hall is the convergence of graphics, news writing and broadcast labs in a single space, the Digital Media Studios (DMS).

The DMS features:

  • Three 20-workstation teaching areas
  • Internet and networking connectivity
  • Ceiling-mounted projectors for displaying computer or video output
  • Cart-mounted computer workstations for instructor use
  • A broadcast production facility


Finals Fall 2017 Hours

    The DMS will be open regular hours through Friday, December 15, 2017. Beginning December 16, the DMS will be closed until Spring Semester 2018 begins.

    Computers and DMS accounts will still be accessible in the Sevareid Library. All personal files on DMS servers must be backed up by Wednesday, December 20, 2017 after which they will be erased.


Regular Hours

    Check this page for updates to hours for holidays, breaks and exam periods.

Monday through Thursday: 8 AM to 8 PM 
Friday: 8 AM to 5 PM 
Saturday and Sunday: Closed 
Visit Campus Computer Labs for information about other University of Minnesota OIT computer labs.

    To view the schedule for courses meeting in the DMS, go to: DMS Schedule