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Print, Copy, Scan & Fax

Use the Scanners for Free!

OnePrint machines scan materials for free! Scanners feature a flatbed scanner and feeder to accept documents. You can also find a ScannX machine and book scanner on the 1st floor that can send your scans free to email, flashdrive, or Google Drive. 

To Scan at a OnePrint Machine:

  1. Find a OnePrintAnywhere device on any floor
  2. Tap your VCUCard right at the device 
    • Or, type in your VCU eID and password on the touch screen
  3. Place your document(s) on either the overhead scanner or the feeder
  4. Touch Scan & Send
  5. Enter the destination for the scan or select Send to Myself
  6. Press the Green Start button to scan

OnePrint machines are located:

  • In the Cabell Library on every floor
  • In the Tompkins-McCaw Library on the 1st and 2nd floors

Innovative Media Scanners at Cabell Library

Scanning services for PCs and Macs are located on the lower level of Cabell Library in The Workshop (Innovative Media). Scan images, slides, negatives, transparencies, and text to a variety of digital formats. Scanners are equipped with large flatbeds and automatic document feeders. Software includes Adobe Photoshop CS4, Adobe Acrobat Pro 9, Scansoft Omnipage 15 and more.

Questions? Contact Innovative Media.

Scanners at Tompkins-McCaw Library

Scanning Services for PCs and Macs

Scanning services at the Tompkins-McCaw Library are located on the first and second floors. These stations can be used for scanning images, text, slides, and microfilm. The microfilm scanner is not connected to the network, so please bring a USB drive to save your files. Software available at these stations includes Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat Professional, and Illustrator.

Multimedia Collaboration Room

Scanning is also available in the Multimedia Collaboration Room (MCR), on the basement level in room B-037. The MCR is a self-service facility available to VCU faculty, staff, and students for multimedia computing and study. Orientations to the MCR are available.

Please contact the Tompkins-McCaw Library Service Desk at 828-0636 or libtmlcirc@vcu.edu for additional details. 

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