ScanPro Microfilm Scanner Reader Now Offered by BMI Imaging

Universal microfilm scanner to PC and microfilm viewer device offers high resolution at all magnifications and touch-screen software for easy microfilm scanning and record retrieval

Sunnyvale, California – February 13, 2012 – BMI Imaging Systems, a leading provider of microfilm scanners, microfilm scanning services and document management solutions, announced that it is now carrying the e-ImageData ScanPro 2000 product line.

The ScanPro 2000 is a universal microfilm scanner and microfilm viewer that features high-resolution optics and fast, digital microfilm scanning at all magnifications. Cutting edge software, including a touch-screen function and Word-search technology, make it possible for users to quickly locate information on any microfilm, microfiche or aperture card. Users can print, save or email information from the interface. The ScanPro 2000 is the microfilm scanner equipment of choice for many universities, libraries, research facilities, government agencies and large corporations.

Rugged Design, Easy-to-Use and Ultra Compact: Ideal for the Rigors of Public Use

The ScanPro 2000 microfilm scanner and reader utilizes heavy gauge steel throughout and all moving parts use steel bearings for smooth, reliable, precision film movement. The combination carriers have been designed for easy and safe microfilm loading to avoid scratching and allow precise microfilm movement. It doesn’t have external bracket, lens rings or operator assembly adjustments that can be misadjusted or damaged. The ScanPro 2000 microfilm scanner is ultra compact – only 7.5″ high and a desktop footprint the size of two sheets of letter paper. The design, ease-of-use and compact footprint make it ideal for public use applications.

High Resolution Lens: View Clear, Crisp Images

The ScanPro 2000 microfilm scanner device uses a single, high resolution optical lens that covers all magnifications from 7x to 105x. Therefore, users do not need to go through the hassle of pausing look-ups to change the lens. The high resolution lens makes it possible to view a clear, crisp image on any monitor, even one as large as 30″.

ScanPro 2000 Software: Scan Microfilm and Create Digital Images

The ScanPro 2000 is a high resolution microfilm scanner and image filters are applied to give you an exceptionally clear and sharp image. The ScanPro 2000 software is an intuitive Windows application with familiar icons and text labels. All controls are conveniently arranged by folder tabs to insure simplicity and ease of access.

OCR and Full-Text: Discover the Power of Word Searchable Microfilm

The ScanPro 2000 microfilm scanner uses the latest OCR technology to enable users to find and highlight user-selected words right on the microfilm image. Users can also copy highlighted text and then paste that information to other applications or convert the microfilm images into word-searchable PDF documents.

The ScanPro 2000 microfilm scanner has a proven track record of performance and reliability and is used today by many of the most prestigious libraries and companies around the world, including Princeton University, Stanford University, and the American Library Association and the National Archives.

About BMI Imaging

Since 1958, BMI Imaging Systems has been a leader in microfilm scanners, microfilm scanning services, microfiche conversion and document management solutions. BMI offers industry-leading scanning products from Canon and e-ImageData and the ApplicationXtender document management product line from EMC Corporation. In addition, BMI has developed the Digital ReeL microfilm and microfiche scanning solution, which is available nationwide. Today, BMI staff consists of 80 employees, many who have been with BMI for decades. BMI converts an average of 3 million images per month. BMI serves commercial and government agencies throughout the United States and has developed a customer list of more than 2,000 accounts. BMI is headquartered just outside San Francisco in Sunnyvale, California, with an additional production and sales facility in Sacramento, California.