The Learning Resource Center (LRC) comprises the electronic media center for the School of Health Professions (SHP).  The facility currently sets the pace for other campus facilities in the use of learning technologies.

The LRC is designed to provide state-of-the-art, highly specialized services for their students and faculty. Our primary goal is to increase the efficiency of use of resources that support the curricula of the schools by distributing and sharing these resources to the fullest extent possible.

Phone: Fax: Address:
(205) 934-5146 (205) 934-1190 1714 9th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-1270

Our Staff




Jason Lancaster
Audio-Visual Specialist II

AV Specialist II, Jason Lancaster, joined the LRC staff in July of 2010.I am originally from Boaz, AL. I graduated from Auburn University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Theatre Technology: Design and Production.  Since the age of 15, I have dabbled in Audio Visual from running cameras, operating sound and lighting, and coordinating AV at my church; Operating sound and working backstage for Community Theatre @ Snead State Community College in Boaz and the Whole Backstage Community Theatre in Guntersville; as well as working on production staffs for quite a few concerts, conventions, and corporate events around the country. 

My main goal here at the LRC is Customer Service, to help students and faculty as quickly and efficiently as possible. My duties here include Classroom AV support, Videography, Event Planning, Set-up and Data Entry. I am also over purchasing for the office and I oversee our Student Workers.  Also, when you need CD/DVD duplications, I’m your guy! I may be reached at (205) 934-7362 or


Alvin Lowery
Audio Visual Specialist II

Alvin Lowery comes to us with a background in television production. His career path has been as following. Production assistant for ESPN and ABC Sports, Television news and sports videographer, stage hand, videographer and technical director for rock and roll concerts. Alvin also served as video production specialist for (AMCOM) The Aviation and Missile Command in Huntsville Al. He was also a video production specialist for (NASA) National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Alvin also worked as a wedding videographer for AVO Communications where he helped the company win the wedding videography company of the year in 2010. In 2010 Alvin also was runner up at NASA for videographer of the year along with 2 other co-workers for the video documentation of NASA’s Student Launch Initiative. One of Alvin’s awards that he covets most is his music video that he edited for the Von Braun Exploration for NASA with John Denver song Children of the Universe where he won an ADDY AWARD. He may be reached at (205) 934-9483 or