Join the community of libraries and cultural heritage organizations working with LYRASIS on cost-effective digitization for collections, ranging from bound books and newspapers to archival materials, manuscripts, photographs, maps, microfiche and microfilm to audio, video and film to other large-format, loose materials.

The Digitization Collaborative builds on the Mass Digitization Collaborative with the expansion of material types.

Click here​ to see examples of materials online.

  Benefits of participating in the LYRASIS Digitization Collaborative:

  • Input: Project participants will join LYRASIS colleagues in adhering to best practices and standards for the project.

  • Ease of billing: LYRASIS members can deposit funds into their My LYRASIS Account for use with all digitization services.

  • Competitive pricing: We negotiate best pricing from partners and offer member and non-member pricing.​


Collaborative Partners

LYRASIS works with a variety of partners to make the Collaborative and our competitive pricing possible. Projects must be conducted via LYRASIS to receive pricing.​