January 11, 2016
With nearly 15 years of experience as a designer, manufacturer and provider of automated bound document digitization solutions, Kirtas also provides digitization services through its Service Bureau, located at its headquarters in the picturesque Finger Lakes region south of Rochester, New York.
Our service bureau strives to provide color accurate, high resolution, archival quality digital images from a wide range of original source material. Our past clients have included Microsoft Live Search, Yale University, Amazon, University of Michigan, Cornell University, Classmates, Ancestry.com, the New York Public Library as well as dozens of other respected universities and companies both domestic and abroad.
In order to achieve complete customer satisfaction, we employ top of the line digitization solutions– from our own award-winning line of KABIS bound document scanners to our European partners’ lines of high resolution, digital capture solutions.
We also have co-developed our own cutting edge image processing technologies for optimizing output, offering features such as curvature correction, light uniformity correction, image segmentation, background removal, optical character recognition (OCR), and embedded structural, descriptive and technical metadata to deliver versatile, superior quality digital content.
We offer services for the following materials:
Unique, historical collections
Fragile and rare materials
Dissertations and theses
Corporate and Medical records
Print on demand proofs
Maps, posters and other oversized materials
County and state legislative records and deeds
Microfilm and Microfiche
We guarantee proper and gentle handling of source material in the creation of high quality derivative output files. For over ten years we have been pleased and proud to offer a 100 percent quality review of all digitized output before it is sent out of our facility and back to your doorstep.
Preliminary consultation with our team of experts ensures that you will receive exactly what you want at a competitive price with the superior image quality that you deserve. Even if you don’t know what you want, we are more than happy to discuss your project upfront and make recommendations based on our substantial experience with our eclectic assortment of past and present clientele.
Like the letters in a book, Kirtas covers digitization from A-Z. Contact us at and let us assist you in your important digitization initiatives now and in the future!