Rapid Picture/Document Scanner

Epson FastFoto FF-680W

Used to scan photographs and documents into a digital format for preservation, document storage, or to use in a digital medium. This process requires that patrons bring with them a digital storage device to save the file (USB drive, portable hard drive, laptop). Preserve old photographs for archiving or sharing among family or digitize important documents.

Project Planning

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost?
There is no cost to use the equipment. 

Does this machine require training?
Before you can use this machine, you must:
1.Have a MidPointe Library card.
2. Have completed and submitted an Innovation Pointe waiver. Waivers can be completed in the space during normal hours. Minors MUST have a parent or guardian’s sign in-person. 
3. Complete the Competency Badging by reviewing the assigned materials and demonstrating competency with an Innovation Pointe Staff Member. Materials for review can be obtained from a Staff Member.

How do I plan a successful project?
You will need to bring storage large enough to save the files created.

What should I bring? 
You need to bring your physical media you wish to digitize. In order to get the best results the original media needs to be in the best condition possible. 

How do I reserve digitizing equipment?  
To reserve equipment for a longer or more complicated project, you must schedule a consultation with staff. Once staff has approved the project, they will schedule your reservation.   
Reservation times are: Wednesday 5-9, Saturday 9-1, Sunday 1-5.   
Patrons are limited to one reservation per week.   

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