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ST Imaging’s ViewScan 4 Microfilm Scanner Wins 2022

ST Imaging's ViewScan 4 Microfilm Scanner Wins 2022
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Northbrook, Illinois, Jan. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – For the eighth consecutive year, ST Imaging’s ViewScan 4 microfilm scanner has been honored with the Platinum Modern Library Awards (MLAs) from LibraryWorks. ST Imaging, a brand of Digital Check, is a global leader in the design and manufacture of digital microfilm monitors/scanners, and is the only microfilm scanner manufacturer to have consistently received Platinum MLA for eight years.

“We are thrilled to once again be recognized as the best microfilm scanner in the library market by librarians,” says Matt Anderson, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for ST Imaging. “We are committed to continuing to develop and improve the user experience of ViewScan 4 and PerfectView.”

When designing ViewScan 4 and PerfectView, we received direct feedback from the industry on how these features were implemented and how to make them easy to use. The result is a simplified, color-coded, and streamlined user experience that makes working with microfilm fast and fun. While older readers/printers and other microfilm scanners can be difficult to use, ViewScan makes uploading and scanning movies quick, fun, and easy. ViewScan also allows users to share their discoveries like never before.

At ST Imaging, we understand that most customers are not experts in the field of digital image capturing. Our system describes our camera size as we expect most of our customers to understand it, as you would a mobile phone or digital camera. ViewScan 4 is equipped with an original 18-megapixel image sensor. This means that there are 18 million pixels that capture the focused light and instantly provide an image to the screen. Competitive scanners may use a different identification for their camera. Make sure you have accurate information about the on-camera image sensor in your microfilm scanner and if in any doubt, ask for a side-by-side comparison.

“It is great to see ST Imaging and ViewScan 4 being recognized year after year as the leading microfilm scanning device in the library market,” said Jenny Newman, Publisher and Director of the MLA Program.

MLAs are created to recognize the best products in the library industry in a truly unbiased format. The products are offered by companies, and aggregated by LibraryWorks which distributes them to its database of more than 80,000 librarians in public, K-12, academic, and private libraries. Only customers who have experience with these products in their facilities are allowed to judge the products, resulting in a truly unbiased result.

About ST Imaging

ST Imaging is a leading global manufacturer and distributor of microscopy imaging equipment and other group scanning solutions. The company was founded in 1989, and acquired by Digital Check Corp. in 1999. In 2004, ST Imaging introduced the revolutionary ST200 digital film scanner, changing the way library customers viewed film.

The company’s flagship product, the ViewScan movie scanner, has set the standard for making film scanning easy and evaluable for an audience. ViewScan systems incorporate the latest technology to enhance the viewing, scanning, editing and sharing of microfilm within libraries, schools, government, businesses and other groups.

ST Imaging and Manufacturing are headquartered in Meridian, ID. Scanners are available through a worldwide network of authorized distributors and are backed by ST Imaging’s comprehensive implementation, training, support, warranty and repair services.

About LibraryWorks

LibraryWorks helps administrators make informed decisions about library technology, automation, software, collection development and management, facilities and furnishings, staffing, purchasing, and other areas that drive effective strategic planning and day-to-day operations. Our suite of resources can enable you to identify best practices, monitor trends, evaluate new products and services, apply for grants and funding, publish or find a job, and even enjoy some humor in the library.

About the Modern Library Awards Program

Modern Library Awards (MLAs) is a program designed to recognize elite products and services in the library market that can help library management personnel improve the quality of the library user experience and increase the performance of their library systems.

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