Providing a world of digital imaging possibilities right at your fingertips, a scanner digitizes photo prints or other printed materials onto your computer for further manipulation or long-term archiving. You will be able to view the scanned pictures on the computer monitor or on a TV, or share them with friends and family via email. Scanners will also translate and transfer printed or handwritten documents and books into computer editable and searchable text for the utmost in home and office convenience.
You can get document scanners that will scan hundreds of pages, on both sides, at speed. There are scanners especially for anything large-format artwork down to ones just for scanning business cards, or even scanning 35mm slides, filmstrips or negatives. Newegg carries scanners from Canon, Epson, HP, Plustek, Fujitsu, Visioneer, Kodak, Microtek, and many, many more!