University of Memphis Resources Master List

This is an ongoing compilation of resources available to students and professors at the University of Memphis. Read more about the purpose at

Please note: this list is a work in progress. There are many more university resources available to students. To add to the list, please email your suggestions to


The List

(updated April 2, 2019)


Free 24/7 Online Tutoring


Campus Food Locations and Hours



  • A host of useful computer programs including Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc), Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, etc), many useful engineering programs, and more.
  • Access it here with your student login (same as my.memphis login).


University of Memphis Web Directory (shows all pages of, useful for finding resources)


McWherter Library/the Sandbox Workspaces (reserve via

  • *Two 3D printers on 1st floor
  • Film screening center (capacity 6)
  • MIDI keyboard
  • Workshop space (capacity 11) (to teach a workshop or demo)
  • *Presentation practice studio (capacity 2) (contains a computer, an adjustable podium, a dry erase board and markers, a projector screen, a variety of backdrops, and a range of lighting options)
  • Audio studio (3rd Floor)
  • Sewing machine Brother ST371HDT

*Requires certification to use

McWherter Library/the Sandbox Technology Rentals (FREE)

(Checkout times vary. Reserve at:

  • Cameras:
    • Flip Ultra HD Small camera for easy video recording. Up to 2 hours of battery life. Plugs into a USB port.
    • GoPro Hero 3+
    • GoPro Sessions
    • Canon Rebel T6
    • 2 Canon Rebel DSLR camera. 2 different lenses (18-55 mm, 75-300 mm). USB cord and battery charger.SD card not provided.
  • Projectors:
    • Piko Pocket Projector 3 portable projectors.
    • Magnasonic Pocket Projector 1 portable projector.
    • Optoma Large Projector 1 full-size projector. Requires cord power to run. VGA + HDMI cords, remote included.
    • Laser Pointer + Clickers 4 laser pointer + clickers
  • Microphones, Audio Recorders, and Headphones:
    • Condenser Microphone 1 condenser microphone. 4 hour checkout
    • Zoom Audio Recorders
    • 2 portable audio recording devices. Charging device included. SD card not included. 3 day checkout
    • Digital Voice Recorders 2 portable audio recording devices. Holds up to 8 GB. 4 hour checkout
    • Sound-Reducing Earmuffs 4 earmuffs to help muffle sound.   4 hour checkout
    • Headphones 8 over-the-ear headphones with microphone attached with aux plug.
    • 4 Bluetooth Headphones (only compatible with computers)
  • 2 Wacom Intuos digital art tablets.
  • Dell Laptops 20 Dell Latitude Laptops.
  • Makerbot Extruders Filament extruders needed to reserve the 3D printers.
  • MIDI Piano Keyboard Alesis 49-key keyboard.          3 day checkout
  • Utopia 360* VR Headsets 3 VR headsets.            3 day checkout
  • TheEyeTribe Eye Trackers 2 eye trackers.
  • Leap Motion Controllers 2 motion controllers.
  • Chargers + Cables:
    • Dell and Apple Laptop Chargers, Apple Lightning Chargers, HDMI Cables, VGA Cables, USB-C Cords, Wall outlet USB plugs, HooToo USB-C Converters
  • 6 TI-84s, 3 TI-89s
  • Makey Makey Kits 2 invention kits for beginners.
  • Weller Soldering Kits Solders are not included, but solders are available at Home Depot.
  • Jameco Breadboards 3 breadboards.
  • Extech Multimeters 3 multimeters to test voltage.
  • Microsoft Bands 6 Microsoft bands in different sizes.
  • Xbox One
  • Wii U

Sandbox Online Creation and Resources 

Access here

  • the sandbox. YouTube Playlist UofM created tutorials for the sandbox. spaces and tech.
  • UofM OneDrive Save your project! Use free cloud storage through your UofM email.
  • Canva Graphic design creator.
  • Piktochart Graphic design and chart creation tool. Create charts with excel-like tables.
  • Prezi Dynamic presentation creator.
  • Pixlr Photo editor.
  • Kahoot Quiz game creator.
  • Moovly Online movie animator.
  • Onshape CAD creator.
  • Tinkercad CAD system.
  • Makerbot apps 3D printer apps (Makerbot Print, Mobile).
  • Makerbot Desktop download Download Makerbot Desktop to your personal computer.
  • Thingiverse Download free ready-made 3D printer files to print.