February 2014March 2014April 2014
This is the "Scanning Policy & Use" page of the "Map & Large Format Document Scannning" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

Map & Large Format Document Scannning   Tags: how to, large format scanning, map scanning, scanner, scanning, services  

Contex HD Ultra i4250s Government, Geospatial & Data Services
Last Updated: Apr 8, 2014 URL: http://libguides.northwestern.edu/scanmaps Print Guide RSS Updates

Scanning Policy & Use Print Page

Scanning Help

An online Scanning Services Request Form is provided to enable NU Library staff to assist with your scanning projects.  Please submit a completed form and you will be contacted via email. 

Map of the Month

Title:                   Ecological base map of the Chicago area / compiled by V.E. Shelford.

Author, etc.:      Shelford, Victor E. (Victor Ernest), 1877-

Publisher:           Chicago : Geographic Society of Chicago,

Date:                    [1930?]

Description:        1 map : col. ; 41 x 53 cm.

Scale:                   Scale [ca. 1:380,000].

Notes:                 "From publications of State and Government surveys by Leverett, Alden, Blatchley, Lane, Atwood, Goldthwait, and others."

Library of Congress subject headings:     Chicago Region (Ill.) --Maps.

Index terms:      Physical maps.

Location:              MAIN Government Info Map collection) (Non-circulating)

Call number:      G4104 .C61 1930 .G4 Locked Map File

Persistent link to this record:   http://nucat.library.northwestern.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?BBID=6293619

Other works by Victor E. Shelford





Contex HD Ultra i4250s Color Scanner

Offers Hi-Resoultion imaging of NU collection's maps, posters and other large format documents.


Maximum Scan Width:   42 inch (1067 mm)
Scanning Speeds: 
4,0 (inch/second) 200 RGB Color
2,0 (inch/second) 200 dpi grayscale/monochrome


Scanner Access Policy

The Contex scanner provides patron access to a new service here at Northwestern University Library! 

Access Policy

  1. Access to the Contex Large Format Scanner will be offered to students, faculty, university staff.
  2. All materials to be scanned must be from the NU Library collection, or have a demonstrated research, instructional, non-commercial purpose.
  3. All materials to be scanned must be evaluated as to the condition and suitability so as not to damage the item or the scanner.
  4. Staff assistance is required for use of the Contex scanner.  
  5. To request assistance, please submit a Scanning Services Request

Subject Guide

Profile Image
Ann Aler
Northwestern University

Mobile Site  |  Library Home  |  Northwestern Calendar: PlanIt Purple  |  Northwestern Search

Northwestern University Library  1970 Campus Drive  Evanston, IL 60208-2300  Evanston: 847.491.7658  Fax: 847.491.8306  library@northwestern.edu


Loading  Loading...