Location: The Hauser Studio is located on the concourse level of Widener Library (in Harvard Yard) in Room G90.  

Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm.  Scheduling outside these hours may be accommodated in certain instances.  Please enter your request via the form on the 'Reserve Space' page.

Studio Staff:

Padrick Ritch

Padrick Ritch, Production Supervisor

Padrick Ritch is an award winning independent filmmaker. His work has screened and is distributed both domestically and internationally. Padrick received his MFA in Film Production in 2012 from Boston University, where he is now an adjunct professor in the same department. For more information and a filmography, please visit his IMDB page.


  • The Hauser Studio is intended for faculty who want to produce instructional materials which may be world-viewable.  At this time, it is not intended for use by students for course assignments or other projects.  Reservations can be made by filling out this form.  You will receive a confirmation email within 2 business days.  Studio requests for HarvardX projects should go through Ana Trandafir, not through the form on this site.
  • This is a production studio; post-production will primarily be done out of house.  The staff will provide you with the raw files necessary to do post-production work.  Please see the equipment list for further details on the types of files that can be provided.  If you do not yet have a post-production team, you can find more information on resources around campus here.
  • Non-Harvard ID holders must be signed into the Library in order to enter the studio.  Please be sure to let us know if anyone in your group does not have a Harvard ID when you request time in the studio.
  • Visitors are welcome to tour the studio during specified open house hours.  Please see the Calendar for those dates and times.