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Microforms, Gov Docs & Maps

Microforms - Gov Docs - Maps

Microforms

A unique collection of:

Materials can be found using PittCAT+

Microforms Scanning Equipment

Scan Pro 2000

  • The Scan Pro 2000s make high resolution scans of film, fiche, and microprint.
  • There are 2 Scan Pro 2000 microform viewers/scanners.
  • There is also spot editing capability for image adjustment.
  • Variable scan size

Cannon 800

  • There is 1 Cannon 800 microform reader.
  • It uses Capture Perfect software for scanning film and fiche.
  • There are basic editing capabilities.
  • Scans sizes are 8 1/2 x 11, 8 1/2 x 14, and 11 x 17.

Cannon 300

  • There is 1 Cannon 300 microform reader.
  • It uses Capture Perfect software for scanning film and fiche.
  • There are basic editing capabilities.
  • Scans sizes are 8 1/2 x 11 and 8 1/2 x 14

Service

Our Government Documents librarians, as well as other library staff are available for consultation during normal business hours