Design Lab

The Design Lab supports UNC faculty, students and staff with online course development and digital design projects.Those not affiliated with UNC wishing to use the UL Design Lab for educational purposes may contact Jennie Goforth at or 919-962-1355.


The lab is open whenever the UL is open. Design Lab staff are able to provide a basic level of assistance.


The Design Lab has both PC and Mac stations with a mix of Flatbed, document, book, and large-format scanners. These stations are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Users are liable for any infringement of laws or regulations they commit in use of library equipment. Please see the library’s Notes on Copyright and Fair Use for more details.

Available Software

Web design software:
Dreamweaver, Flash, and ftp software

Design software:
Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator and InDesign

Productivity software:
Adobe Acrobat, Publisher (PCs only), Microsoft Office, and OmniPage

Classes & Consultations

Additional assistance is available by appointment. The library also offers Web design, Adobe software and PowerPoint instruction sessions upon request. For more information, please contact Jennie Goforth at or 919-962-1355.

203 South Road, CB#3942
Chapel Hill, 27599-3942
Note:Overnight hours are Sunday – Thursday nights; only UNC and TRLN affiliates between 12am – 7am.
Doors are locked 15 minutes before closing.

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