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Create high-quality digital copies of documents, photographs and video using the scanning and conversion tools at Central Library. Bring a USB stick or other storage media to save your completed project, or save to a temporary drive on the computer and upload to a cloud service.

Scanning and conversion equipment at Central Library is located in the Grace Schmidt Room of Local History. This equipment can be reserved ahead of time by calling us at 519-743-0271 ext 212, or by using our online reservation system (select "Central-GSR").

Select equipment is also available at Forest Heights Library and Pioneer Park Library. Contact the library location to inquire about availability and reservation.

Epson FastFoto FF-640
Epson FastFoto FF-640
  • Available at: 
    Central Library (Grace Schmidt Room), Forest Heights, Pioneer Park
  • Digitize your photo collection with the world's fastest photo scanner
  • Restore, edit, crop, and batch name photos
  • Save scans to Dropbox, Google Drive or USB
Canon Pixma Pro Photo Printer
Canon Pixma Pro Photo Printer
  • Available at:
    Central Library (Grace Schmidt Room)
  • Print colour or black and white photographs from USB or online
  • Purchase glossy photo paper from staff
  • Photo paper sizes available: 4"x6", 5"x7", 8.5"x11", or 13"x19" (price varies by size)
Epson Expression XL10000 Scanner
Epson Expression XL10000 Scanner
  • Available at:
    Central Library (Grace Schmidt Room)
  • Scan documents, photos, slides, or film strips
  • Convert to JPG, PNG, TIFF, or PDF
  • Maximum optical resolution: 2400 dp
  • Maximum document size: 12.2" x 17.2"
ViewScan Microfilm Scanner
ViewScan Microfilm Scanner
  • Available at:
    Central Library (Grace Schmidt Room)
  • View, scan, and print microfilm and microfiche
  • Crop and rotate scanned images
  • Save images as jpeg, tiff, or pdf
  • Export saved images to a USB drive or email
Phillips Dual VHS and DVD Recorder
Phillips Dual VHS and DVD Recorder
  • Available at:
    Central Library (Grace Schmidt Room)
  • Convert VHS or DVD video to digital formats including MPEG-2 and H-264
  • Conversion occurs in real time. You must remain with your project from start to finish.
  • Cannot copy VHS directly to DVD
Toshiba DVD/VCR Combo
Toshiba SD-V392 DVD/VCR Combo
  • Available at:
    Forest Heights
  • Convert VHS or DVD video to digital formats including MPEG-2 and H-264
  • Conversion occurs in real time. You must remain with your project from start to finish.
  • Cannot copy VHS directly to DVD
Book2Net Book Scanner
Book2Net Book Scanner
  • Available at:
    Central Library (Grace Schmidt Room)
  • Scan documents, books, large items at 400dpi
  • Adjustable book cradle measures 18.75" x 25.8"
  • Save images as jpeg, tiff, or PDF
  • Requires USB to save images
Wolverine Digital Movie Maker Pro
Wolverine Digital Movie Maker Pro
  • Available at:
    Central Library (Grace Schmidt Room)
  • Converts 8mm and Super 8 movies into MPEG-4 (MP4) digital movie files at 1080p
  • Frame-by-frame digitizing to ensure high-quality conversion
  • Maximum reel size 9”