The mission of the Scholarly Productions @ the Research Commons Lab is to provide point of need assistance for scholars in disseminating their research, regardless of format. Our goal is to create self-sufficient scholars who are able to apply best practices in design and research presentation to their work.
For general help with a research poster or project, schedule an appointment with a staff member below. For help with a specific software, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can schedule you accordingly.
SP@RC offers free research poster printing through a partnership with OSCAR, the printer has occasional technical difficulties that could result in a delay, please schedule your appointment with ample time ahead of your conference or class.
**SP@RC will hold walk-in printing hours at the following times:
- Friday, November 22, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
- Tuesday, December 3, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
- Thursday, December 5, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Walk-ins are not guaranteed and appointments are preferred. Please bring your finalized poster on a USB or have it readily available to download. It is recommended that you print at the typical poster size, 36" (height) x 48" (width) for walk-in hours, we may not be able to accommodate unusual sizes during these times. If you can't make it to these hours, you may email email@example.com to request further assistance.**
Design a research poster
SP@RC houses six Mac desktop computers equipped with the following Adobe software, available to the Mason community. Drop by during our open hours to use a computer, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve some time.
- Adobe Acrobat DC
- Adobe After Effects CC 2018
- Adobe Animate CC 2018
- Adobe Audition CC 2018
- Adobe Bridge CC 2018
- Adobe Character Animator CC 2018
- Adobe Dreamweaver CC 2018
- Adobe ExtendScript Toolkit CC
- Adobe Fireworks CS6
- Adobe Flash Builder 4.7
- Adobe Fuse CC
- Adobe Gaming SDK 1.4
- Adobe Illustrator CC 2018
- Adobe InCopy CC 2018
- Adobe InDesign CC 2018
- Adobe Lightroom Classic CC
- Adobe Media Encoder CC 2018
- Adobe Muse CC 2018
- Adobe Photoshop CC 2018
- Adobe Prelude CC 2018
- Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2018
- Adobe Scout CC
- Adobe SpeedGrade CC
- University Libraries
- OSCAR (Students as Scholars)
- The Writing Center
- Department of Communication Basic Course
- Mason Publishing Group
- DiSC (Digital Scholarship Center)