[Bell Historians] Re: Heythrop, Oxon

Michael A Williams michael at m...
Thu May 6 13:45:47 BST 2004

On Thu, 6 May 2004, David Bryant wrote:

> True, but is it actually cheaper? Once you've got the scanning done, you can burn them onto CDs for very little cost, and quite a few books would probably fit on one CD. Surely this must be cheaper than the cost of printing books?

The scanning and typesetting process is different. With the CD you have to
consider the software that will be used to present the scans and cost of
the licence to make multiple copies. Of course, you may want additional
facilities such as indexing which will cost more!


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