Description of Available Equipment
The Microform Reading Room offers equipment that allows users to read materials in microfilm, microfiche, and microprint formats. Patrons have an option to create digital copies of film at no charge or create printed paper copies free of charge. Some machines have Internet access and the entire room offers access to the Yale wireless network.
Current equipment includes:
Three ScanPro 2000: These cutting edge machines are capable of automatically scanning an entire reel of microform. Users can now load a reel of microfilm and have it turned to digital copy automatically. Files can be saved to a thumb drive, emailed or transfered using Yale's ITS file transfer service.
One Minolta MS7000s: These modern microfilm/microfiche readers create both digital and printed paper copies.