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Free Cake and Cider!

Published: January 10, 2011 by Robin M. Katz

McAllister Photographs Digitization Completed

It's taken three years, but we have finally digitized over 9,000 photographs by Louis L. Mcallister!
Come celebration the culmination of this huge collection.

McAllister Photographs Reception
Thursday, January 20, 2011
Bailey/Howe Library
3:00 - 5:00 pm

Meet the folks who worked hard on this collection, view some of the images, and enjoy free cake and cider!
The cake will even feature one of the photographs from the collection.

Transcripts for hand written letters

Published: October 19, 2007 by Winona Salesky

Full text transcripts of the letters of Jacob Collamer and Samuel Crafts are now available along with the page images of each letter.

To explore this collection you may browse the collection, search the collection, or browse the letters by author.

CopiBook Book Scanner for the CDI's Digital Imaging Studio

Published: August 09, 2007 by Winona Salesky

The Center for Digital Initiatives has purchased a I2S CopiBook RGB for the digital imaging studio.

The CopiBook RGB is a face up book scanner with a motorized book cradle and a 35 megapixel camera, with a maximum scan size of 17" x 24". Color items can be scanned faster then 7 seconds at an optical resolution as high as 300 ppi, with the camera taking three complete scans per item (or one scan per color). The scanner also includes some automation enabling an intuitive and efficient work flow.



Pictures courtesy of Toni Fortini.