- an updated reader software and a 14-megapixel color camera that can scan up to 1200 dpi,
- cruise control, which allows it to quickly auto-scan an entire roll of microfilm and lets users crop and save images.
- Optical Character Recognition (OCR), makes scanned items searchable.
- the ViewScan III has USB ports and software that allows image-sharing via email, Google Drive, or Dropbox.
Location & Assistance
The new scanners are located on Olin Library's Level 1, just outside the entrance to the Arc, and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. During Arc hours of operation, staff members can provide one-on-one assistance with the machines.