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One Button Studio Guidelines

One Button Studios (OBS) are located in all Montgomery College Library locations. The OBS allows users to quickly and easily create high-quality videos with no experience or technical knowledge. Each is set up for you with a microphone, studio light, and camera.


  • Montgomery College students, faculty, or staff with a current MC ID Card
  • Student use of this service takes priority over other users


One Button Studios may be reserved online in advance or are available to walk-ins. When reserving:

  • You must click the link in your confirmation email within two hours of submitting a request or your reservation will be canceled.
  • Reservations may be forfeited if the OBS is not occupied within 15 minutes of the reserved time.
  • Reservations may be made for a maximum of two hours per day.
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Other Guidelines and Information

  • Group size is limited to the number of seats available in each One Button Studio. Additional chairs may not be moved into the OBS to accommodate more people.
  • A group member must present a current MC ID to check out the OBS key from the service desk.
  • Users must bring their own USB drive to save their video file.
  • If the OBS key is returned late, a fine of $2 per hours, maximum $8, will be charged.
  • Failure to adhere to the posted rules within the OBS and the policies described in the Student Code of Conduct (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)   may result in the loss of privileges.