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mi·cro·film

(mī'krō-film),
1. A photographic film bearing greatly reduced images of printed records.
2. To record on microfilm.

microfilm

[mī′krəfilm]
a strip of 16-mm or 35-mm film that contains photographic reproductions of pages of books, documents, or other library or medical records in greatly reduced size. The film is viewed through a machine that enlarges the photographic images to normal reading size.

microfilm

(mī′krō-fĭlm″)
A film containing a greatly reduced photoimage of printed or graphic matter.
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In the UK we have one customer who has scanned their microfilm collection 3 times in the last 20 years.
The Library of Congress, which receives more than 1,000 newspapers from around the world, generally stores hard copies only until microfilm versions are available.
Antonovich provided $1,200 and The Friends of the La Crescenta Library contributed $300 to purchase the 84 reels of microfilm with scanned issues of The Crescenta Valley Ledger, which was eventually renamed The Ledger.
McCarthy's invention was acquired by Eastman Kodak's Recordak division and signalled the birth of microfilm as a commercial entity.
The County Currently Has Over 11,500 Units Of Microfilm In Varying Sizes Stored In Over 400 Cubic Feet Of Storage Space.
Los Angeles; (213) 228-7400: 43,000 genealogy books; 600 periodicals; 22,400 microfilm and 75,000 microfiche records; family and county histories and heraldry.
You can't say that the files are stored on microfilm in a deep archive so GDPR doesn't apply to you.
As they did little housekeeping on their digital collection it was too late by the time they found the problem and cheaper and more accurate to rescan the microfilms than attempt digital reconstruction.
Fujifilm Archive Media FM microfilm is an ideal choice for vital records centers that require long-term preservation of critical documents and data such as land ownership deeds, land titles and birth and death records.
While clearing out the basement ready for new office space to be built, a workman discovered a cache of microfilm reels, complete with delivery note, which had been sent to the library in the late 1940's.
According to studies conducted by the US National Media Laboratories, the latest generation of microfilms are less sensitive to environmental stresses than magnetic or optical storage media.