Microforms

Reading devices and reader-printers

Readers for microfiches and microfilms as well as reader-printers for re-enlargement of microforms are located

  • on the 2nd floor, near the reading room information desk
  • in the special reading room (Bibliotheca Amploniana) on the 2nd floor

 

Costs for self-service
Re-enlargement of micro forms, size A4 : each page 0.10 €

Micro forms scanner

To digitize microforms and process them for scientific purposes, a PC with a special scanner is available on the 2nd floor of the library to registered users.

 

Technical equipment

  • Microforms-scanner (Canon MS 350 II)
  • PC with scanning software (Capture Perfect), image processing software (IrfanView), Microsoft Office applications, Adobe Acrobat for creating PDF documents and an Internet browser
  • Saving and printing (use of personal USB sticks, for members of the university: saving of data files in your personal directory, sending of data files as e-mail attachments)

Registration
The use of the microform scanners is only possible after registering first at the reading room information desk on the 2nd floor during service hours.

Contact

Information Services
Contact: Antje Boon
(Erfurt University Library)