Genus is a UK based company specialising in solutions for the scanning and digital capture of a wide range of materials as well as document and archival management.
Our core competencies consist of 6 main areas:
Thanks to our technical knowledge and experience Genus continues to offer the latest and most innovative range of digital capture devices such as book scanners, high-resolution large scale scanners, one-shot capture devices, microfilm readers and microfiche scanners.
As well as offering digitisation equipment we also offer digitisation services through our Digitisation Solutions Division. Building on our experience of working with many of the major libraries and archives in the country, Genus Digitisation Solutions offers a complete bespoke package for your digitization requirements. The service that we offer is of an extremely high standard and includes free consultancy, a ‘white-glove’ handling approach, true ICC profiling and the use of the correct cradles/supports for all material as standard. We can also offer additional services such as metadata tagging, optical character recognition (OCR), advanced cropping, digital asset management software and much more…… This service can be performed on and off-site with all digitization projects being performed and checked through our strict quality control workflow system.
We can digitise or supply equipment for all forms of media including:
We pride ourselves on our knowledge and experience and continue to work with some of the most influential museums, libraries and archives across the UK and Ireland. These include; The British Library, National Library of Scotland, The Wellcome Library, National Library of Ireland, Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, The Royal Navy Museum, The Royal Army Museum, The National Maritime Museum and many more……