Bookscanner Issues

Update (2/4/2014 @ 10am): All email issues (see below) are resolved, however one of the scanners is non operational.


The problem below appears resolved. However might recur, so the library and IT department are investigating potential solutions to prevent the issue from occurring again.


Due to a technical glitch, the bookscanners . . . → Read More: Bookscanner Issues

2nd floor KIC scanner moved

The Kic Bookeye Scanner on the library 2nd floor has been moved to the southeast 2nd floor middle section, near the microforms. Too much sunlight on the scanner in its previous location required frequent re-calibration.

New Locations for Equipment

As many patrons have noticed, to provide better service and support, the library has moved the bookscanners closer to the 2nd floor Helpdesk and has moved the media (AV/digitization) equipment to the tables/carrels between the bookscanners and microfilm scanners, north of the reference desk.


Floor-map indicating location between Reference Desk and Helpdesk

Digital Studio/Media . . . → Read More: New Locations for Equipment

KIC Bookeye Update

KIC Bookeye Bookscanner service has returned to normal. Thank you for your patience!

KIC Bookeye Scanner Update

The KIC Bookeye scanner is fully functional now. The laser has been replaced. In addition to the laser replacement, the software features now include the ability to save to Google Docs (cloud storage) and scan a QR code and download to your smartphone (Note: If using QR code functionality you must download your document within . . . → Read More: KIC Bookeye Scanner Update


The library wants to remind the community that desktop bookscanners’ location have changed. Desktop scanners are now available on the table between the reference and help desks on the second floor. Now there are a total of 4 desktop models; the latest two,deployed last week, financed with the Student Technology Fee. More info here.

Bookscanners Tuesday, January 22nd

The library apologizes for any inconvenience that the bookscanners’ relocation caused, but we are happy to announce that we have deployed two new scanners, thanks to Student Technology Fee financing, and in the process of upgrading the legacy scanner.

All desktop bookscanners are now on available the table between the reference and help desks on . . . → Read More: Bookscanners Tuesday, January 22nd