The making of digital books

Nikola Ikonomov, Milena Dobreva

The paper can be considered as a practical guide in the process of making digital books from printed editions, especially in regard to the digital imaging part. It summarizes the experience gathered at the Digital Humanities Department of the Institute for Mathematics and Informatics in Sofia. The proposed workflow is put together and tested at the Digitization Centre using a professional Book Scanner Omniscan 5000 TT and standard computer workstations and software.