Journalism Library Media Equipment Check-out Agreement Form must be signed and on file before equipment can be checked-out. The form is available at the service desk. You can sign the agreement the first time you check out equipment.
Equipment replacement costs vary
Nikon D7000 DSLR Camera - with Nikkor Lens
Canon EOS Rebel T7i Camera kit with Rode Mic, 32G SD card and 55-250mm lens.
Canon Rebel wireless T6 DSLR
Canon Rebel T5 DSLR cameras with accessories
Rode VideoMic GO Lightweight Directional Shotgun Video Mic
Rode VideoMic Directional Shotgun Mic
Rode VideoMicro Compact On-Camera Microphone
GoPro Hero 7 & 8 with accessories
Manual 7: Link
Manual 8: Link
GoPro Floating Handgrip
3 way tripod for GoPro
GoPro Suction Cup
GoPro Hero 5 with accessories
Litra Torch Light LED lighting
LED Ring Lights with case
Jobi Gorillapod Tripods
Jobi Gorillapod Mobile Tripods
Sony Lavalier microphone kits.
Rode Wireless GO Compact Microphone System
Rode smartLav+ Lavalier Condenser Microphone for Smartphones
Mobile Reporting Kits
Apple Thunderbolt to Gigabit EN Network Adapter
Apple HDMI to DVI display adapters
HDMI to HDMI cables
Kensington Wireless Presenters
Kensington Wireless Presenter Pro
Intuous Creative Pen and Tablet
Bamboo Pen and Tablet
Seagate 1 T external Hard drive
Ricoh Theta 360 Camera and Filming Kit
MacBook Air laptops
iPad (9th generation)
Canon HFR42 & 52's Camcorders
Sunpak - TravelLite Pro Reverse Folding 63" Tripod
Zoom H4N HandyRecorders
Hitachi CP-DX301 Mini Projectors
Macbook Power Adapters
USB-C 87W Power Adapters
Panasonic Bluetooth Headphones
Sony Professional Headphones
Various power adapters and cables for iPad, iPhone, iPod and Android phones. New USB-C charge cables, USB-C to USB adapters, USB-C to VGA adapters, USB-C to headphone jack adapters, USB 2.0 mini A to B.
Gorilla tripods for audio recorders and cameras
Bamboo Pen & Touch
Apple USB SuperDrive with attached USB Type-A Connector cable
Fines for overdue reserve equipment (cameras, laptops, recorders, chargers, etc.) - $2 an hour and $10 a day with a maximum of $50.00 for each piece of equipment. If not returned you will need to buy an exact replacement for the piece of equipment.
If you don't replace the item your account may be blocked from checking anything else out from any library and also fined replacement costs of each piece of equipment. In some cases if you do not respond to library staff emails about billed items you may be turned over to the Student Conduct Center.
RJI Equipment Lab
11 Walter Williams Hall
Spring 2024 Hours
Open January 22 – May 2
Closed Spring Break and whenever MU cancels classes/switches to remote learning
If classes are canceled by MU, the Equipment Lab will be closed
Questions? Email KristenDavis@missouri.edu
RJI Equipment Lab Checkout Policies:
ALL EQUIPMENT MUST BE RETURNED WITHIN 3 HOURS OF CHECKOUT (unless told otherwise).
If equipment is checked out within the last 3 hours of any day, the equipment MUST be returned within 30 minutes of the lab opening the next day.
Late fees accumulate at $2 an hour for each piece of equipment with a barcode. Late fees automatically round up to the next hour.
The maximum is the replacement cost. Fees will be charged to your student account.
All fees under this new, lower rate will be collected in full with no exceptions!
New Emergency Policy
If you cannot physically return equipment on time due to illness, injury, or other emergency, you can arrange for someone else to return the equipment on your behalf. You MUST call or email the equipment lab to let the workers know who will return your equipment and why. You maintain full responsibility for missing/broken/late equipment.
No ID? … No equipment! No exceptions!
Supplies for sale
Student Charge Only. (Charge will appear as “Equipment Lab Late Fee”
Gigastone 16GB SD Card - $10
SanDisk 32GB SD Card - $12
SanDisk Dual Drive USB Type-C and USB 3.1 - $17
Benfei USB-C to USB 3.0 Adapter - $5
Dual USB & USB-C Memory Card Reader - $25
Memory Card Holder - $10
Saramonic Lav Mic U1A for iPhone -$30
AA Batteries 4 pack - $10