Book Scanning Services - Digitising to Countless Formats
Since the massive increase in popularity of making books digital, Pearl Scan have been the leader in book conversion. We combine top of the range book scanning equipment along with the latest OCR technology and our own conversion software to offer great service and, upon completion, a great product.
Book Scanning Formats
Please select which format you might be interested in for more information (alternatively, you can scroll down the page to go through all of our conversion techniques):
|+ Convert to PDF / PDF Searchable||+ Convert to an online flip book|
|+ Convert to eBook (Amazon Kindle, iPad etc).||+ Convert to promo DVD flip book|
|+ Convert to Microsoft Word|
Convert to PDF / PDF Searchable - Take your reading anywhere
One of the more popular services, converting books to PDF has been one of our most long standing services. We scan your books on either one of our specialist book scanners or through a feed scanner (if you allow us to take your book apart which can significantly reduce costs further), and convert the output to a PDF file which can be read anywhere and on almost any device, whether it's your laptop on a train, a tablet or even modern smart phones such as the Apple iPhone, Android devices and Windows phone.
PDF Searchable is especially useful if you want to be able to search through your publications for particular references, names etc. This is especially useful when using a book for research or referencing.
Convert to eBook format - Use your books on eReaders and sell them digitally online
Increasingly popular due to the boom is ereader sales, converting your book to an eBook is a great way to read it and once again allow it to be published and sold on the likes of Amazon's marketplace for the Amazon Kindle, Kobo's book store for Kobo devices being sold in WH Smiths and the Apple iBooks store for use on the iPad and iPhone.
Amazon themselves recently reported that they are now selling more digital books than physical ones. Now is the time to really capatalise on this continually growing area.
Convert to Microsoft Word format - edit your publications easily
Our books to Microsoft Word service is unique in that it allows you to get the content of your books and edit them. This is useful if you plan to send it off for republishing or would like to make amendments or add in additional content / images.
Through our top of the range OCR systems, we can extract all the data from your books with a 99.95% accuracy and export the data into a Word document for your editing.
Online flipbooks are becoming very popular amongst publishers and individuals alike and can offer your book to people in a presentable and beautiful fashion with optional zooming, printing and downloading available.
We can also convert your books and publications to flipbooks which can be distributed on CD's or DVD's in applications which can be run on both Windows and Mac. This is a truly unique way to advertise to your audience by sending them a presentation through the post on a disc. The possibiliies are endless.
Alternatively, if you're interested in any of our book scanning services, please give us a call on any of the below numbers to speak to a member of our sales team.
Manchester: 0161 832 7991
London: 0207 183 1885
Birmingham: 0121 285 1900
Nationwide: 0845 22 55 923