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Meriam Library Technology

Hausbell Camcorder


  • Takes high-quality video and photos even in low-light situations

Set Up and Use

  • Install the battery and SD card
  • Open the viewing screen to the left of the battery to turn the camcorder on
  • Change settings using the MENU button on the left side of the camcorder
  • The camcorder automatically enters video mode. You can switch to photos or audio using the MODE button on the top of the camcorder
  • Use the PHOTO button on the top of the camcorder to take pictures and the START/STOP button to begin/end video or audio recording

Getting the Photos/Video off of the Camera

  • Press the PLAY button on the left side of the camcorder to review photos and video
  • Use the USB cable provided with the camera and connect it to a computer. The camera also has WiFi and can be accessed using the “iSmart DV” App (via Google Play).
  • Find the camera in the File Explorer. Photos and videos will be saved under the folder DCIM\100MEDIA.
  • Copy your pictures and movies over to a flash drive or cloud storage space.

Loan Policies

  • Loan period: 3 days
  • Available to: Students, Faculty, and Staff with valid Wildcat card.
  • Check out: 1st floor Circulation Desk.
  • Lost/damaged equipment fee: Full replacement cost of $188.

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