Document (#6254)

Author
Broadhurst, R.
Title
¬The digitisation of library material
Source
Information management and technology. 26(1993) no.3, S.128-132
Year
1993
Abstract
Considers conversion of materials currently held on paper or microfilm to electronic media using imaging technology. Briefly describes current research projects in the UK and USA. Explains the digitization process and describes document and microfilm scanners. Details scanning of print and microfilm, explaining the different problems and special needs each medium, outlines image enhancement and optical character recognition

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