Digitization Resources

Introduction to Workflows Videos

1. Watch the videos online:


2. Download these movies to your computer:

Digitization Workflows

Metadata and Describing Content

Digital Content Management

Digitization Technology

  • Automatic scanners - Kirtas Technologies, Kirtas
  • Beseler Photographic Equipment - copy stands for photographing materials.
  • Flatbed scanners. The following manufacturers make scanners of varying speeds and sizes: Canon, Epson, Fujitsu, and HP.
  • Digital cameras: almost any digital camera will do as long as the resolution is high (greater than 10MP is generally enough) and the camera is mounted properly.

Post Processing Images