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Self Service scanners are replacing copy machines in the library

Posted by Scannx on Wed, Jan 14, 2015

As easy-to-use self-service scanners become commonplace in libraries across the country, the debate over the future of photocopiers is changing.  Once, digital scanners were seen as a convenient supplemental service, while the multi-function copy machine was the temperamental workhorse of the library.

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Tags: Scannx Book ScanCenter, self-service scanner, academic libraries, book scanning technology, academic library, scanning equipment

The Library Of Congress: Preserving Books Through Digital Document Capture Technology

Posted by Scannx on Thu, Jan 30, 2014

It’s transformed television, radio and phones— it was only a matter of time before the digital revolution swept through printed material. Those page-turners you grew up with now possess the means of digital document capture technology, or scanners. With the right scanning equipment, a musty manuscript from the 1800’s can be safely scanned and easily displayed on the big screen for your viewing pleasure.

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Tags: library technology, library scanner, document capture technology, scanning equipment