Microfilm Scanning & Digitisation | Microfilm Roll Film and Card Scanning

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Oxford  Duplication specialises in microfiche and microfilm digital conversion services to clients within the UK and Europe. We can scan and convert all types of microfiche and microfilm media to digital format such as TIFF and PDF searchable.  Our digitisation services can support our clients with all microfilm digitising services, delivering preservation image quality, production speed, and extensive flexibility.  

Microfilm Scanning Solutions in Oxford UK

Microfiche & Microfilm Scanning Services

Our services support clients with professional microfilm, aperture card and microfiche scanning services to all digital output services to include PDF, PDF/A, PDF/OCR, TIFF and JPEG options. Suporting you with the digitisation of all your microfilm archives.

• Our services digitise Microfilm, Microfiche and Aperture Cards
• Corporate & Archival Output Formats - TIFF & PDF
• Fast turnaround time
• Fully compliant to data security and confidentiality standards

The process of scanning and converting microfilm, microfiche and apertrure cards are digitised using state-of-the-art film scanners, capable of digitising upto 1800dpi.  Standard film for bulk orders are typically digitised as PDF 300dpi, but working with archives and museums, we are capable of converting film in uncompressed TIFF formats. 

Once digitised, the multipage or single page PDF's are then converted using OCR (optical character recognition), enabling clients to have fully searchable and extractable text from the digital images.

Digital output can prepared to our secure FileShare portal, hard drive, USB or clients own FTP systems.

16mm Microfilm Scanning Transfer Services Oxfordshire UK


16mm microfilm stores A4/A3 documents and contains around 2500 pages

35mm Microfilm Scanning and Transfers Oxfordshire UK


35mm microfilm stores large format drawings and plans. Typically contains 800 frames

Microfiche Jacket Scanning Transfers Oxfordshire UK


Microfiche come in 3 types; 35mm fiche, 16mm fiche, COM and Combi Fiche

Microfilm Aperture Card Scanning Services in Oxfordshire UK


Apeture card stores engineering
manufacturing plans and drawings.

Optical Character Recognition Services in Oxfordshire UK


Convert, retrieve, edit, protect, share, and collaborate on all documents

Digitising Document and Books

Digitising Documents

Working with clients all over the UK, we digitise corporate, consumer and heritage document, book and map archives into suitable digital files for online use. 

Our Bookeye A1 Book Scanner offers high resolution planetary scanning for fragile delicate books and rare maps, parchment or materials  up to DIN A1+.   

Photographic Film Digitisation Services in Oxford UK

Digitising Photo Film

Our archive department is equipped with the leading photographic film and photograph machinery, ensuring consistent and high quality digitistion of all film type formats from 110mm to glass plate negatives.

Adhering to The National Archives Specifications, our  services are both leading and award winning, ensuring complete confidence. 

Broadcast Audio-Video Tape Digitisation in Oxford UK

Digitising Audio-Video 

Working with the leading AWS and Blackmagic conversion processors, our services incorporate every audio, video, vinyl and reel format in both open spool and closed tape formats. 

Digital file formats can support clients with Pro-ResHQ, 10-bit AVI,  MPEG4, AIFF, WAV, MP3, with most other options available upon request.       

Cherwell Business Awards Winner 2022

Cherwell Business Awards

September 2022 we won The Cherwell Micro Business Awards category.  Then in September 2023, we were thrilled to be one of the top 3 finalists for the Small Business Awards.

     Entries are extremely high so we were thrilled to be recognised as worthy of both these awards. 

Our offices are open Monday to Thursday 8am-4pm Friday 8am - 3pm.
29 Banbury Road, Kidlington OX5 1AQ. Parking is available at the front of the building or rear car park.

Contact Us 01865 457000 or email cheryl@oxfordduplicationcentre.com