ERIC Number: EJ425713
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Optical Character Recognition.
Converso, L.; Hocek, S.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v84 n10 p507-09 Dec 1990
This paper describes computer-based optical character recognition (OCR) systems, focusing on their components (the computer, the scanner, the OCR, and the output device); how the systems work; and features to consider in selecting a system. A list of 26 questions to ask to evaluate systems for potential purchase is included. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Issue on Danger and Opportunity: Technological Issues for the 1990s.