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Toronto Public Library Chooses Viewscan III

Toronto Public Library has again chosen Ristech’s Viewscan IV microfilm/microfiche readers for their Reference Library to digitize, research and browse their extensive collection.  This acquisition will benefit the community by providing them access to an immense wealth of local history, including city directories and census reports. The Toronto Reference Library; expanding access. increasing opportunity. building…

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University Mary Washington – Conquering Congress

Grace can be see here using Ristech’s Book2Net V-Scan Cobra. Just before dawn in the nation’s capital this summer—before tourists flooded the streets—UMW alumna Grace May placed her order in the Dunkin’ Donuts, located inside the James Madison Memorial Building of the Library of Congress. “I was the very first customer every day,” said May,…

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Viewscan III is Richmond Hill Public Library’s Choice for Microfilm / Microfiche

Richmond Hill Public Library has chosen Ristech’s Viewscan III microfilm/microfiche readers for their library. Patrons are now able to research and browse the Library’s extensive microfiche collection.  This acquisition will benefit the community by providing patrons access to an immense wealth of local history and genealogical data. Additionally, patrons can bring in their colour slides…

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Guelph Public Library chooses Viewscan

Guelph Public Library has chosen Ristech’s Viewscan III microfilm/microfiche readers for their library patrons to research and browse their extensive collection.   These acquisitions will benefit the community by providing them access to an immense wealth of local history, baptismal records, Civil Vital Statistics, including city directories and census reports. Additionally, patrons can bring in their…

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Do Your Patrons Demand Digitization?

Your patrons have albums full of photographs and boxes full of slides, but do you have a preservation strategy for them? If you want to let your customers’ family photographs to last, here are five tips for ensuring their legacy: 1. Ensure the originals are stored in a cool, dry place with minimal exposure to…

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St. Catharines Public Library chooses Viewscan

St. Catharines Public Library has again chosen Ristech’s Viewscan III microfilm/microfiche readers for their library patrons to research and browse their extensive collection.  As well they have obtained one of Ristech’s Spirit scanners to allow staff to preserve and digitize their collection rare books.  These acquisitions will benefit the community by providing them access to…