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Media Services: Production and Supplies

St. Ambrose University Library loans equipment for projects, provides instruction for specialized technical processes such as video editing, and offers services such as spiral binding and large format printing.



Binding. Printing. Lamination.

Binding: Plastic comb binding and covers available for a nominal charge. Please provide all collated copies.

Lamination: Charged per linear foot. Please provide all copies, documents, or items.

Large Format Printing: Charged per square foot of printed material. If your entire class will be printing, please provide advance notice for processing.

Foam Board Poster Mounting: Custom foam board posters can be made with either a matte paper front or a glossy laminated front. Available sizes and prices listed on this page. Please provide a PDF of the poster when requesting production.

3D Printing: Charged per gram of filament. Please provide an .STL file for printing. Please contact Media Services for assistance in creating or finding 3D files for printing. Available colors are listed in the 3D Production Request Form.

Media Supplies

Media Supplies Production Costs 


Production Costs

CD Free
CD Case Free
DVD 25¢
Dual Layer DVD 50¢
Dual Layer Blu-ray (50 GB) $3.50
Laminating 25¢ per linear ft
Binding 25¢ per item
Large Format Printing $1.00 per sq ft
3D Printing 5¢ per gram
Buttons 10¢ per button


Common Poster Sizes and Costs



Production Cost


24 x 36 $6
36 x 48 $12


Foam Board Posters

Media Services now offers mounting services! Please make sure to specify if you want a matte poster or a glossy laminated poster in your production request. Sizes are exact, requests must indicate one of the listed sizes.

Media Services may not be able to accommodate large volume foam board poster requests; please contact the Head of Media Services directly if your request exceeds five posters.

Size (in inches)


Production Cost

(Matte Mounting)


Production Cost

(Glossy Laminated Mounting)


12 x 18 $5 $6.50
18 x 24 $7 $8.50
24 x 36 $11 $12.50