Protect Rare & Fragile Works with Book Scanning

Posted by Larry Karatsoreos on Jul 22, 2015 9:35:00 AM

Books provide you with access to content from times long past. Without them, we would have little more than stories, presumptions and lore to go by. Books do their job dutifully, with some books even enduring thousands of years of use.

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Topics: book scanning, Book Scanner, library, library scanning, digitizing library, books

3 Digitizing Solutions Your Library Should Consider

Posted by Kevin D'Arcy on Jan 28, 2014 10:16:59 AM

Are you looking to bring more digital content to your patrons in 2014? Are you looking for solutions that are easy to use and will cut down on time spent by staff re-training users? If that's the case, here are three digital/scanning solutions your library may want to consider.

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Topics: book scanning, library, document scanning, Toronto, digital reel, Microfilm scanning

Why Your Library Should Consider Going Digital

Posted by Corlene on Jan 22, 2014 3:23:00 AM


If you’re a book enthusiast, news that libraries are going digital may leave you feeling weary. If you’re a library administrator, the concerns of staunch traditionalists may have you shying away from new technology. Fear not, going digital won’t turn your library into a cold, sterile environment from sci-fi future. Instead, it could help to highlight and improve many of the services patrons use on a regular basis.

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Topics: microfilm, book scanning, Book Scanner, document scanning, library scanning, ontario library association, digital imaging

Zeta Book Scanner: Great Option for Libraries

Posted by Kevin D'Arcy on Jan 9, 2013 7:30:05 AM

Historical books, new books, magazines, files, binders, contracts … the list goes on. There’s almost nothing you can’t capture or copy with the new zeta book scanner by Zeutschel. It is the ideal multifunctional system for scanning and copying in libraries, archives, universities, schools and more.

Plug and Scan

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Topics: MES Hybrid Document Systems, Library Scanners, book scanning, Book Scanner, book scanners, library scanning, Scanners, zeta book scanner

5 Reasons To Consider Public Book Scanning In Your Library

Posted by Kevin D'Arcy on Mar 3, 2011 3:47:33 PM

Have you considered giving patrons access to a walk up book scanning service in your library? Sure you've probably looked at it once or twice a few years back; between the Google book initiative and the popularity of e-book readers hitting the market, it would be hard not to consider offering the service in your library. However, chances are, the idea was dismissed for a variety of different reasons (cost, time, training effort, support, etc.). But times have changed, technology has advanced and the needs of the library have been heard and adopted. So let's take a look at 5 reasons now might be the time to consider book scanning in your library.

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Topics: book scanning, Book Scanner, document scanning, library scanning, public scanning

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