ERIC Number: EJ499816
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Applications of Optical Scanners in an Academic Center.
Molinari, Carol; Tannenbaum, Robert S.
T.H.E. Journal, v22 n8 p60-63 Mar 1995
Describes optical scanners, including how the technology works; applications in data management and research; development of instructional materials; and providing community services. Discussion includes the three basic types of optical scanners: optical character recognition (OCR), optical mark readers (OMR), and graphic scanners. A sidebar includes information on computer safety. (AEF)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A