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Capture specs

The following are image capture specifications followed in our labs for various formats.

Capture specifications for imaging of rare and non-rare books and other bound materials.

Capture specifications for imaging of large format materials, including maps, posters, fine art, architectural drawings, and oversized photographs.

Capture specifications for the imaging of unbound archival materials, fragile rare books, certain bound materials, and specific requests for one-off digitization used for individual research purposes, publication, and exhibition.

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