DMS Location:
Rooms 421-430
EWFM Library
8A E. Packer Ave.
Lehigh University
Bethlehem, Pa. 18015

 

        Digital Standards Guide


Still Images : PDF
For still images using instructional media services scanners we recommend first scanning with the button marked 'Scan' then importing the image into Adobe Acrobat for creating the PDF.

Standard format: a .PDF optimized and compressed for smaller size to fit in an e-mail attachment (typically under 10mb).

Adobe Acrobat Professional:
Tutorial: Create and optimize a PDF using Adobe Acrobat Professional

Other Resources: To turn a scanned document back into editable text you can convert the image using OCR in Adobe Acrobat Professional.
Tutorial: Convert scan using OCR