Question/Topic: Where to find/buy spine, barcode labels, barcode scanners, ...?

Library Internet Stores

  • Library Stores have a good selection of products for libraries and librarians.
  • If you purchase library labels or barcode scanners from a library specialized store you will pay more.

General Stores

  • If they list the item, and you purchase from them, you can save money.
  • Limited selection of library specialized products.
  • Good general stores are: amazon.com, office depot, ebay, staples,..


Selection of some products that we tested, or created ready-to-use templates, or with help topics:




Library spine labels:

Avery 5160, use as a book spine label

Library spine label, 8 x 7, 1 1/2"H x 1"W

Library spine label, 8 x 6, 1 2/3"H x 1"W



Library book cards:

Book cards, catalog cards, 3"H x 5"W



Library barcode labels:

AV 5160 Avery type (3 across, 10 down) , use as a barcode label

AV 5163 Avery type (2 across, 5 down) , use as a barcode label

Avery 6577 Durable (3 across, 16 down), use as a barcode label



Library id cards:

Laminated Cards AV 5361 , use as library id cards

Name Badge AV 5895 label type selected, use as library id cards



Barcode scanners:

CCD barcode scanner

  • process check in/out transactions; process search; scan isbn number and automatically catalog the item from the web
  • 1. check the price, all ccd barcode scanners: CCD barcode scanner, USB connection
  • 2. check the price:
  • 3. check the price:
  • how to process check in/out transactions: help topic


Laser barcode scanner

  • process check in/out transactions; process search; scan isbn number and automatically catalog the item from the web
  • 1. check the price, all laser barcode scanners: laser barcode scanner, usb
  • 2. check the price:
  • 3. check the price:
  • how to process check in/out transactions: help topic


Computer, printer, memory card:

Library desktop computers (organize your small library databases)

Library laser printers (print barcode labels, print id cards, print spine labels)

Library: memory cards, usb flash drive (useful when you move your library files from one computer to another)


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