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Fast and Efficient A2 Book Scanner for Mass Digitization

CopiBook OS book scanner

Manufactured by

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Compliant with industry imaging standards

Eagle Camera 71mp or

 E-XTRA camera 156 mp

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LED light bar

Embedded LEDs

LIMB logo

LIMB Capture included

The CopiBook Open System (OS) book scanner is the latest edition of the highly successful CopiBook line offered by i2s and sold through Image Retrieval. Backed by over 10 years of experience, the CopiBook line is a top of the line book scanning solution thanks to multiple industry leading innovations and technical improvements.


The A2 size CopiBook OS is the perfect book scanner solution for libraries, archives, and service bureaus that are looking to scan a wide variety of bound and loose leaf material at production speeds with exceptional image fidelity.

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Image Quality

With image quality being a core priority, i2s set out to develop a production scanner that is compliant with strict guidelines and has fast data transfer to provide customers with the highest quality planetary scanner. Designed with ease in mind, the CopiBook OS captures images at 400dpi with real time color previews.

  • Compliant with FADGI 3  Star, ISO 19264, and Metamorfoze Imaging Standards

  • 71 megapixel CMOS Eagle Camera (CopiBook OS)

  • 156 megapixel CMOS E-XTRA Camera (CopiBook OS XD)

  • True Optical Resolution 400 x 400 dpi (CopiBook OS)

  • True Optical Resolution: 600 x 600 dpi (CopiBook OS XD)

  • 100% resolution efficiency (5.9 at 300 dpi

  • 9cm depth of field

  • Capture Modes: 36-bit raw color input, 24-bit processed Color, 8-bit



The CopiBook OS book scanner has been designed to make book scanning and other forms of scanning a comfortable and intuitive experience for the scanner operator. The design and functionality of the scanner allows the user to capture the best possible image at the fastest rate.


  • ​Scan Time: <1 second 

  • Maximum Resolution: 1000 x 1000 dpi

  • Productivity: 1000 pages/hour

  • Real time color previews controls scan results prior to image capture

  • Removable self-balancing book cradle with scan glass

  • Cradle mechanically raises and lowers to choose exact pressure placed on material.

  • Non flashing LED light for operator comfort

  • 25 x 17.3” scan surface with glass and books up to 3.9” thick

  • 28.3 x 20” scan surface without book cradle for flat documents 

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CopiBook OS book scanner with book cradle

Additional Features


  • Output to hard drive, network, or USB

  • Motorized self-balancing book cradle

  • Multiple Scan Triggers: foot pedal, scan glass, scan button, or software

  • Non flashing and fixed LED lighting for user comfort

  • Includes production PC with monitor for image processing

  • i2S Image Enhancement Software (Curvature Correction, Deskew, and Finger masking)

  • Real time color preview

  • No UV or IR LED Lighting

  • ICC profiles for color management

  • 211 lbs

  • 39.5” (99cm) D x 29” (73.6cm) W x 54” (137.1cm) H

  • 1 Year Service Agreement and Hardware Warranty

Camera Options

The CopiBook has two camera options that are both designed and manufactured by i2s. The Eagle Camera is a high efficiency camera with 71 Megapixels for strict image quality requirements. The new E-XTRA camera uses the latest sensor technology to capture with 156 megapixels. Using an area array, it can capture a full A2 size surface area at 600 dpi. Both i2s cameras are designed for clarity, detail, and speed.


i2s Camera Advantages:

  • SIGMA optics and processing algorithms give the best quality images in the center as well as the corners

  • FADGI 3 star compliant across all metrics

  • < 1 second scan time

  • Real time color preview

  • Camera has an electronic (non-mechanical) shutter for long camera 

  • Auto-focus

  • USB 3.0 data transfer technology

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Automatic Features


The CopiBook OS comes with fully automatic settings such as cropping, focus, exposure time, and lighting to offer customizable tools with a user friendly interface suitable for both novice and experienced users.

  • Auto Calibration: Focus, exposure, lighting correction, and color balance

  • Auto Page Detection (single sheet or open book)

  • Auto Cropping (2 page spread or crop down the gutter)

  • Scan glass automatically raises after each scan

i2s Eagle Camera

Accessories and Options


For easier and more efficient scanning, our accessories are specifically designed to make your projects more streamlined, saving you time and money.

  • 100-Degree Book Holder Attachment, for books that cannot open to 180 degrees

  • LIMB Processing Software: Post processing software designed to enrich, process, and export digital collections

  • LIMB Gallery Software: Cloud-based digital library solution

  • Optical Character Recognition: OCR for searchable PDFs

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CopiBook OS Dimensions

CopiBook OS Book Scanner Footprint

 Included Software

LIMB Capture software

LIMB Capture


LIMB Capture Suite is an easy to use software that captures and enhances scans on the i2s CopiBook with powerful features such as auto detection, curvature correction, deskew, and multiple format export. Included with scanner.

  • Allows multiple outputs based on frame properties

  • ICC profiles for color management

  • Fine-tuned calibration features available

  • Thumbnails for image review

 Optional Software



Scantheus is a powerful, new book scanning software designed to meet demanding modern production needs with an array of robust yet simple features. Scantheus is able to run on the i2s CopiBook OS, IImage Retrieval’s Gemini scanner and the Nikon D810 DSLR camera. Available for purchase as an additional option.

  • Simple interface

  • Customizable camera settings

  • Ability to define fixed scan area

  • Can automatically scan after each page turn

Scantheus software
LIMB Processing screen grab

LIMB Suite


The LIMB is a comprehensive software suite that covers all aspects of the digitization process (image enhancement, QA, OCR, format processing, metadata, workflow management, and online distribution). LIMB is compatible with scans captured from any scanner or camera, not just i2s. Available for purchase as an additional option.

  • Step by step tools

  • Ability to add metadata & convert formats

  • Easy exporting & sharing

  • Intuitive workflow interface

Technical Specifications

Scan format

  • Multiple Formats: TIFF, JPEG, BMP, PDF, JPEG2000



  • 400 x 400 dpi Optical Resolution (CopiBook OS)

  • 600 x 600 dpi Optical Resolution (CopiBook OS XD)

  • Digitizes flat documents as well as bound items

  • Less than 1 second scan time at 400 dpi across A2 surface

  • 9 cm depth of field

  • Contains 2 user interfaces for either production or public access scanning

  • ICC Profiling

  • Capture Modes: 36-bit raw color input, 24-bit processed Color, 8-bit Grayscale, 1-bit BW

  • Real time color preview

  • Full array camera sensor with bayer filter

  • Captures in color, grayscale, and bitonal



  • Fully Automatic settings: Format, resolution, focus, exposure time, lighting correction

  • Auto Calibration and Auto Focus

  • Auto Cropping: Book/Documents can automatically be detected and cropped

  • Page Detection: Automatically detects and splits separate pages into two images




Additional information

  • Compliant with FADGI 3 Star, ISO 19264, and Metamorfoze Imaging Standards

  • Motorized self balancing book cradle

  • Book Cradle can be removed for large flat scan surface (28.3 x 20 inches)

  • Includes LIMB Capture scanning application

  • Non flashing and fixed LED lighting for user comfort

  • Includes production PC for image processing

  • 25 x 17.3 inch scan surface using integrated book cradle

  • i2S Image Enhancement Software (Curvature Correction, Deskew, and Finger masking

  • Intuitive software design for easy training

  • Camera has an electronic (non-mechanical) shutter for long camera life

  • Each crop box can be configured with its own scan preferences

  • 1 Year Depot Warranty

  • 211 lbs

  • 39.5 in (D) x 29 in (W) x 54 in (H)


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