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SCRC Research Services Account Guide: Rare Books Scanning Orders

Use this guide to learn how to activate your SCRC Research Services Account, request special collections materials for use in the Breckinridge Research Room, and order digital scans of special collections materials.

Research Services Archivist

How Do I Order Digital Scans of Rare Books and Print Collections?

STEP 1: VISIT INFOKAT DISCOVERY

Find UK SCRC's rare books and print collections in our library catalog, Infokat Discovery.

STEP 2: SUBMIT REQUEST

Click "Submit Request to Special Collections Research Center" on the item record for titles found in UK Libraries SCRC. You will be taken to your Research Services Account. If you do not have an account, you will prompted to register. 

STEP 3: SWITCH TO DIGITAL REPRODUCTION ORDER FORM

When the request form appears, select "Switch to Digital Reproduction Order Form" to complete your scanning order.

STEP 4: COMPLETE AND SUBMIT ORDER

Fill in all required fieldsand any additional information related to your scanning order. Then select "Submit Request" to send your order to our Research Services team for processing.

STEP 5: TRACK YOUR ORDER

That's it! Once you submit your request, you will be taken to your Research Services Account dashboard where can track all your SCRC orders and access your completed scans from the "Delivered Orders" menu.

Ready to get started? Find and make your requests from InfoKat Discovery below!

Infokat Discovery Link