Microform Equipment Locations

The Special Collections Department maintains several different types of equipment to view, print, and digitally scan microform materials. The table below gives information about this equipment, listed by the machine type.

Machine Type

Material Type

Location (Room Number)

# of Machines

Print/Digital Scan

Internet Access


Readers Film 404 2 No/No No All
Opaque 303 2 No/No No All
Reader/Printer Film/Fiche 403 1 Yes/No No All
Digital Scanner* Film/Fiche 403 5 Yes/Yes Yes All
Micro-Opaque 403 1 Yes/Yes Yes All

* Be sure to bring a flash drive or CDR to save your scan!

To make paper copies from microforms, MU students, faculty, and staff may use their existing PrintSmart quota.  Visitors may make copies and pick them up at the Ellis Library Circulation Desk.  Prints are $.07 each.

Fourth Floor Map

*Room 407 is misnumbered and the actual number is Room 408.