In addition to all the facilities in the Duderstadt Center there are kits available exclusively for class project use. These include still camera kits, video cameras kits, lights and tripods. To get access to this equipment you must perform the following steps:

  1. Ask your instructor / project advisor to send an e-mail to Duderstadt-Checkout@umich.edu so they can be added to the Duderstadt Checkout CTools Page.
  2. After your instructor / project advisor has been given access, they will be able to log in and add either individual students or entire class rosters.
  3. Once your have been added to the checkout list hours will be able to check out any of the available equipment.

Equipment is reserved and picked up from the second floor reservation desk in the Duderstadt Center. Equipment can only be checked out for 3 days at a time.

Available Equipment

The two camera kits are given in durable carry cases so you can not checkout individual items, only whole kits. In addition to the camera kits, tripods and lights are available.

Video Kit
DSLR Kit
  • Canon Vixia HF M400Canon Vixia HF M400Canon Rebel T3iCanon Rebel T3i 18-135mm
  • wide angle lens50mm & 18-135mm lenses
  • 16GB memory card16GB memory card
  • lavalier microphonelavalier microphone
  • handheld microphonehandheld microphone
  • wireless transmitter & receiverwireless transmitter & receiver
  • Beachtek microphone adapterBeachtek microphone adapter
  • Zoom H2 audio recorder