Bookeye ® 4 Professional

Bookeye ® 4 Professional

Productivity and Quality for Digitization Projects

Bookeye® 4 Professional overhead book scanner and book copier is suitable for digitization projects that require high quality and maximum productivity even in 24/7 operation.

Originals up to A2+ in size such as books, magazines, posters, folders or bound documents of all types, can be digitized at high speed and an optical resolution of 600 dpi using Bookeye ® 4 Professional.

Software solutions for current and future digitization projects

A high-performance production scanner is dependent on a strong capturing software. Image Access has four powerful software packages in its portfolio for Bookeye ® 4 Professional which enable optimal capture for large projects. Batch Scan Wizard, BCS-2, Opus Goobi UCC and FreeFlow are designed to compliment the Bookeye ® 4 Professional and can meet any requirement within a digitization project.

Furthermore, the Bookeye ® 4 Professional can also be used via the optional TWAIN driver interfacing with third party applications.

Functions & Features

Bookeye® 4 Professional Functions & Features

Functions, features and options available on the Bookeye® 4 Professional overhead scanner.

Bookeye® 4 Professional Functions

  • Color overhead scanner for formats up to A2+
  • 600 x 400 optical dpi
  • V-shaped book cradle 120 - 180 degrees
  • Open client interface for operation with BSW, BCS-2, Opus FF


  • Folder mode for scanning complete file folders
  • EMC (2) certified
  • Book Fold Correction - Scan bound documents without annoying shadows
  • Automatic finger and thumb removal
  • Automatic Crop & Deskew
  • Integrated billing module
  • Digital color balance
  • Integrated ICC-profile
  • Automatic white balance and black value
  • Scan2USB--Walk-up Scanning to USB Stick
  • Scan2Print--Output to any connected printer
  • Scan2Network--Output to any network driver
  • Scan2Pad --Wireless scanner operation and storage for iPad, Android
  • Output formats Scan2PDF (PDF, PDF/A), JPEG, TIFF, PNM

Bookeye® 4 Professional Features

  • LED lamps, no warm up, IR/UV free
  • Large color WVGA touchscreen for simplified operation
  • User interface configurable in your language
  • Large 19 inch preview screen
  • Virus resistant Linux operating system
  • Operating system independent, runs under Windows, Linux, Mac OS, Unix
  • Network scanning via any web browser; i.e. IE, Safari, Chrome, Firefox
  • Scan2Net®-technology
  • Easy installation
  • Remote maintenance and analysis
  • Web based firmware updates
  • including 12 months Extended Warranty

Bookeye® 4 Professional Options

  • Foot Switch --Hardware option for batch scanning
  • Upgrade Client-Interface & 600 dpi -- Software option to production scanner
  • Scan2ICC -- Subscription for ICC color management and profiles
  • Scan2TWAIN -- TWAIN driver for Client-Interface & 600 dpi)
  • Extended Warranty --Up to 5 years subscription for extended warranty package and free spare parts

Feature Matrix

Client Interface & 600 dpi
Pad Carrier
Scan2Pad Hotspot
Multiple User Management
Fingerprint Reader
Foot Switch
Full Coverage Warranty
included at no extra cost
optional; order separately
not available for this model
* only with the option: Client Interface & HD 600 dpi

Market & Application

Bookeye® 4 Professional - Markets & Applications

Bookeye® 4 Professional demonstrates its full productivity when implemented in large scale digitization projects and is a valued tool for the following markets and applications. This list is neither complete nor exclusive, there are more markets and applications than listed and it should be taken only as a general guideline. If you have a specific application that is not listed here, please check with your sales representative


Bookeye® 4 Professional Markets

  • Government and private commercial organizations
  • Libraries
  • Archives
  • Universities
  • Information Facilities


Bookeye® 4 Professional Applications

  • Archiving documents from national and local government agencies, registries and nonprofit organizations
  • Scanning newspapers, periodicals, catalogs and magazines
  • Digitizing files from file folders
  • Digitizing bound and stapled documents like contracts, accounts and documentation
  • Preserving books and sensitive historical documents

Product Brochures

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Technical Data

Bookeye® 4 Professional Technical Data

This section provides you with the technical specifications and data associated with the Bookeye® 4 Professional book scanner. Speed, scan size, power consumption and environmental data can be found as well as shipping dimensions and weight. These documents are the most detailed summary of the technical specifications.


Technical Data

Maximum Document Size 460 x 620 mm (18 x 24.4 inch), 
14% more than DIN/ISO A2
Optical Resolution 600 x 400 dpi
Scan Resolution 600 x 600 dpi
Pixel Dimension 9.3 x 9.3 µm
Scan Speed Color DIN A2+ @ 150 dpi: 1.2 s
DIN A2+ @ 200 dpi: 1.6 s
DIN A2+ @ 300 dpi: 3.4 s
DIN A2+ @ 400 dpi: 4.6 s
DIN A2+ @ 600 dpi: 6.8 s
Color Depth 36 bit color, 12 bit grayscale
Scan Output 24 bit color, 8 bit grayscale, bitonal, enhanced halftone
File Formats PDF, PDF/A, JPEG, PNM, TIFF decompressed, 
Technical Specifications
Interface 1 GBit Fast Ethernet with TCP/IP based Scan2Net(R) interface
Camera CCD camera, 22,500 pixels
Light Source White LEDs, according IEC 60825-1: class 1, no IR/UV emission
Lamp Life Time 50,000 h (typ.)
Dimensions Scanner 780 x 670 x 670 mm (30.7 x 26.4 x 26.4 inch)
Weight Scanner ~40.5 kg (90 lbs.)
Electrical Specifications
Electrical Connection 100-240 V AC, 47 - 63 Hz (external power supply, 
complies with ECO standard CEC level V)
Power Consumption ≤ 0.5 W (Sleep) / 2.5 W (Standby) / 
75 W (Ready to scan) / 130 W (Scanning)
Ambient Conditions
Operating Temp 5 to 40 °C, 40 to 105 °F
Rel Humidity 20 to 80 % (non-condensing)
Noise < 42 dB(A) (Scanning) / < 33 dB(A) (Standby)
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