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Conversion of old book manuscripts (pdf) into Word
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Design & Multimedia > Page & Book Design

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Dec 8, 2009

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Dec 8, 2009

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  • Posted: Fri, Dec 04, 2009
  • Time Left: Closed
  • Location: Anywhere
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  • Hrs/wk: 40 | Duration: 4-6 months
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Hi !
I am looking for a fixed estimate PER book to do the following on big lot of old books:

1. OCR using Abbyy Finereader or similar
2. Cleanup of the output Word file/basic QA to make sure output matches the input
3. Formatting of the output properly for book printin (margins etc)
4. BASIC cover page using a provided cover page template (by inserting text on it)
5. Submitting both Word and pdf of the output
6. Updating a web-form to update the data related to the book

We estimate each book to take between 30 mins to 1 hour if you know what you are doing. Please provide the estimate knowing that we may need to do as many as 1000 books per month for the next 5 months.

Thanks and regards.

Added 8 DEC 2009, 10:45 AM EST
Please only bid if you have the skills (advanced pdf, document formatting for printing, image/pdf manipulation) AND capacity (will need multiple full time people) to do the project. Prior experien...

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