The Common Source. Dive into Extreme Data Management - book scanning

By: Common Source  09-12-2011

Reach New Heights.

At The Common Source, our state-of-the-art book scanner handles even the most rare and fragile of books. Since all books are delicate, our high-tech book scanning process keeps each one in the same condition as when it arrived at our building.

The book scanner includes:

  • Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II digital cameras to capture both the left and right-hand pages simultaneously for clear, high-quality images
  • A gentle book handler to keep every book open at 110 degrees, providing low-stress to the pages and binding
  • A robotic arm that gently picks up and carefully turns each page with an adjustable vacuum system, making it safer than the human hand
  • A system that ensures only one page is turned at a time, catching if a page is missed to allow for corrective action

We provide book scanning for:

  • Medical practices
  • Insurance agencies
  • State and federal government agencies
  • Schools
  • Libraries
  • Archival projects
  • Corporate records
  • Training material
  • Procedure manuals
  • And more!

Book Smart.

Watch our book scanner in action.

Whether you need new books or 100-year-old shipping logs digitized, our high-tech book scanner can carefully handle each one. We proudly extend this enhanced service to you. To learn more, call us at 281.260.9220.

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