Ristech and book2net Partner with Grohn Visual Media to Offer a Digital Walk up Book Scanner for Libraries in Midwest

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Offering the latest in digital book scanning technology to libraries, colleges and companies throughout the Midwest, Grohn Visual Media, LLC recently partnered with Ristech and book2net Inc. to offer its high-resolution, energy-efficient walk up book scanner.

"We like the technology, the durability, the ease of use..." Fred Krohn, Grohn Visual Media

Ristech is a North American leader in book scanning and microfilm scanning technology that has recently released the book2net Spirit- the first entry-level high-resolution book scanner designed for fast and simple public use, and the Book2net Kiosk, which includes a 40 Mp high-resolution, single-shot camera that can scan up to 2,000 pages per hour and is still gentle on books. These digital book scanners save time, money and energy for libraries looking to reduce their environmental footprint while eliminating the need for photocopiers, paper and toner.

“We like the technology, the durability, the ease of use and the fact that Book2net products provide such a green solution for libraries with no paper, no toner and no maintenance,” said Fred Krohn, partner in Grohn Visual Media, along with Steve Grabowski. “Libraries love all of this and the fact that the digital scanners are completely silent, they are perfect for their environment.”

“With all of the libraries, schools and readers in the Midwest, we are thrilled to develop this new relationship with Grohn Visual Media,” said Robb Richardson, president, Book2net, North American operations. “We look forward to working with Grohn and libraries across the Midwest that are looking for a new digital book scanning solution.”

Grohn Visual Media, based in Chicago, is currently expanding and hiring additional salespeople to offer the Book2net digital book scanners.

About Ristech Company
Ristech Company is a leading supplier of digitization technology for fragile and bound documents. Specializing in the capture and distribution of images, Ristech has an impressive list of end users and partners in the imaging market place. Our technology is used extensively in libraries, archives and research facilities where quality and careful handling of materials is a concern. Some of our clients include The Library of Congress, Library and Archives Canada, The University of Toronto, University of Laval and McGill University, to name a few. For more information, please visit http://www.ristech.ca.


About book2net Inc.
book2net Inc. is an international alliance of manufacturers, libraries and service providers that design and produce book scanning technology. With an installed base of more than 500 clients including the Library of Congress, the British Library, National Archive of Sweden and many leading academic libraries in North America, book2net develops technology from the ground up with end users at the table. For more information, visit http://www.book2net.net.


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