Digitizing books the easy way!
Physical books are digitized using image scannersimage scannersThe first image scanner developed for use with a computer was a drum scanner. It was built in 1957 at the US National Bureau of Standards by a team led by Russell A. Kirsch. The first image ever scanned on this machine was a 5 cm square photograph of Kirsch’s then-three-month-old son, Walden.https://en.wikipedia.org › wiki › Image_scannerImage scanner – Wikipedia, which can be both manual and automated. Some commercial image scanners place the book on a platen, which is a flat glass plate, and then run a light and optical array underneath the glass to scan the book.