Document Scanner (Generic)

This is not a page for a specific "Document Scanner". It is a placeholder for the many Document Scanner that are out on the market. Because there are so many of them, and they are easy to find by doing an internet search, we do not attempt to include them in our database. See the More Information section for suggested search terms to use.

Product Description: 

Document scanners are designed to efficiently scan and digitize printed materials. Most models feature built-in OCR, which can allow read-aloud software and assistive software to fully access and "read" a scanned document. Document scanners may be especially helpful for users with print disabilities or anyone who has difficulty managing printed materials.

Main Features: 

These are common features found with this type of product. Not all products will have all features - so look at individual products to find the one(s) that provide the features you need.

  • Bluetooth wireless connectivity.
  • Portability and compact design.
  • Built-in OCR.
  • Automatic scan.
  • Faster scanning speeds than a traditional scanner.
  • Editing software included, for adjusting sharpness, color, etc. 

Where To Buy: 

This is a generic entry. This type of product is available from many vendors. Type or paste the following search phrase into your preferred web browser: "document scanner," "portable document scanner," "wireless document scanner."

Options & Accessories: 

  • Built-in page flattener.
  • Multi-page scanning.
  • Advanced scanning and enhancing for color documents.
  • Extra-large format scanning.

Primary Specifications: 

  • Requires Bluetooth or USB connection.