Academic Technology Lab (ATL)

ATL Update: The ATL as moved to the first floor of Lathrop Library (behind the Lathrop Library Tech Desk).


  • The Academic Technology Lab (ATL) is a resource center for Stanford University faculty members, instructors and teaching assistants interested in using technology¬†to improve teaching, learning and research at Stanford. The ATL is a service of the Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning (VPTL).

Schedule an Appointment

  • Please contact Paul Zenke, the Academic Technology Lab Manager to schedule an appointment (


We would be happy to meet with you to discuss your instructional support needs.

  • Consultations


    • Teaching with Technology
      • Best practices for teaching and learning with technology.
      • Recommendations for specific technologies or platforms to serve your instructional goals.
      • Strategies for meaningfully integrating technology into your course.
    • Instructional Design
      • We can help you develop learning objectives, activities, or assessments for your course or learning experience.
      • Media Production
        • The ATL has new Mac Pros, video production equipment, and workflow advice to support your video production needs.
      • Resource Concierge
        • We can help connect you to other teaching and learning resources available on campus.

    We have equipment reserved for faculty members, instructors, and teaching assistants to support your media production needs.

    • Reserved Equipment

      • Video Equipment: Camcorders, tripods, a light kit, and a green screen.
      • Audio Equipment: Digital audio recorders and microphones.
      • Camera Equipment: DSLRs, tripods, and a light kit.



    The Academic Technology Lab facilities and services are available by appointment only.

    • ATL: Group meeting space, video production stations, movable furniture, Ideapaint, and soft seating.
    • Consultation Room: A conference room reserved for ATL instructional consultations.
    • Audio and Video Recording Studios: Contact the ATL to schedule an appointment.


    Lathrop Library, First Floor
    518 Memorial Way
    Stanford, CA 94305-3101

    Contact Information

    Paul Zenke
    Academic Technology Lab Manager
    Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning