Loanable Technology

Illini Union Multimedia Department

Phone: (217) 333-0891


The Illini Union Multimedia Department offers many services to help plan and execute an event. Services available include: technical assistance, sound equipment, audiovisual equipment, lighting equipment, and more.

Undergraduate Library Media Commons


The Media Commons is a collaborative campus effort that provides students and faculty opportunities to experiment with emerging technologies, with expanded opportunities to learn of best practices in educational technology. In addition to a robust loanable technology program, the Media Commons is a service space that offers faculty, students, and users the ability to create, disseminate, use, and curate digital media. The goal is to meet the need for broad access to media creation tools, information technology training in multimedia hardware and software, and instruction in media literacy.

Facilities and Services Public Functions

Public Functions provides special event infrastructure support for campus departments and registered student organizations. They will arrange delivery, setup, and take down of everything from tables and chairs to podiums and public address systems.