Microfilm in the Digital Age

Microfilm in the Digital Age

Microfilm is almost as old as photography itself. Since its beginnings in the early 1800‘s, Microfilm has gone on to become one of the most used system of archiving. It consists of a length of film that contains microphotographs that are projected and magnified...
Microfilm: 100 Years and Counting

Microfilm: 100 Years and Counting

Do we use anything created before 1900 in the technology industry? Well, oddly enough, micrographics/microfilm, invented in 1839, still serves a purpose in the industry today. Furthermore, there are a number of new, advanced software and hardware technology products...
Why You Should Think About Converting Your Microfilm

Why You Should Think About Converting Your Microfilm

Libraries and other institutions that often work with microfilm know too well how time consuming and frustrating searching through the rolls can be.  With the amount of historical and important data from old newspapers, photos and other artifacts, preserving that...