Pros: learned many about computers and software
Cons: required many hours of staring at a computer screen.
Recreived books and papers from Goverment and Private organizations, universities, and institutions cheif of with included the Library of Congres. Received items had be be unbond, scanned, converted to graphic files, optionly converted to text files using special optical character recognition (OCR) software, proofread, and uploaded to various online sites. The completed could then be used as backup for precious documents which in the passed would have been reserved on mirofech, Backuped documents could now be used as reference material without further damage to the original item.