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Transparencies | Scanning | Laminating | Comb Binding | Wide Format Printing

Most jobs can be completed within 2-3 business days. Please contact the Production Services at 650-5500 email for completion time for larger orders. Larger orders will take a minimum of 5 business days. Copyright permission for non-original work is the responsibility of the requesting faculty, staff or student and must be in written or digital form. Copyright permission must be received in Production Services before work can begin. All work must be classroom or SIUE related. Please, no personal work!

-- Transparencies


Black & Clear transparencies can be created from a Word document, PDF file, PowerPoint, or paper copy. Digital format preferred. Size should be no larger than 8 1/2 X 11 inches.


-- Scanning


Scan slides, photos, books, magazines and documents. Materials should be no larger than 11 X 17 inches. Work orders must abide by copyright laws. Scanned files will be burned to a CD or DVD. Any additional disk copies must be provided by the requestor.


-- Laminations (hot or cold)


Hot lamination is two sided clear transparent film. Materials for hot laminations can be no larger than 36 inches wide and should be no thicker than 14-ply poster board. Heat sensitive materials will be damaged by this process.

Two types of Cold Lamination is available - a clear contact adhesive that can be adhere to most flat surfaces and a two sided clear glossy film. Materials for cold laminating should be no larger than 24 inches wide.


-- Comb Binding

Spiral Binding

Comb binders are 11 1/2 inches long and range from 5/16th inch to 2 inches in thickness. Clear plastic and manila covers are also available. Materials to be comb bound should be no thicker than heavy card stock.


-- Wide Format Printing

Wide Format Printer

The wide format printer will print no larger than 40 inches on the narrow side. All printed materials will have a 1 inch white border that can be trimmed away. Format accepted: Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Publisher & Adobe Acrobat (PDF).

PowerPoint Template for 40 X 56 inch posters

For larger posters, please contact Production Services at 650-5500 or email


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