Text and Visual Records

Textual Documents

A variety of scanning methods can be used to digitize documents. This section details the types of scanners available and their uses in digitization projects. 

Photographic Negatives

Delicate or ‘at risk’ photographic material can be preserved when digitized. Creating high quality “digital masters” of photographic material preserves the integrity of the original photo.

Glass Slides

This section includes a guide on how to digitize and conserve glass slides. This guide was created in collaboration with Jennifer Deol.