Digital Transformations Hub


Record and edit sound for research, presentations and projects.

microphone and earphones

What you can do

  • Record audio on our devices.
  • Edit audio files.
  • Convert between different audio file types.
  • Combine audio files (for example add narration over background noise)
  • Add or extract audio to/from videos.

Why use us

  • Professional microphones and software for high-quality recordings.
  • Get advice and support.
  • Take equipment off-site for field recordings.


  • Portable digital audio recorders
  • USB microphones
  • USB lapel mics


  • Audacity – audio editing
  • Premier pro – video and audio editing
See our how-to guides for practical advice on creating content (login required)

What do I need to know?

  • Copyright restrictions may exist on your original material. You are legally responsible for staying within the law.

Check our copyright guidance before you start your work

  • Advance booking advisable for equipment.
  • Experience of some equipment may be required.

How to book equipment

Please email ahead to check the equipment that you wish to borrow or use on-site is available.


Digital Transformations Hub

Humanities Building
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3191