Service Fees and Charges

There is no fee for scheduling a research appointment or viewing records during an appointment, during which researchers are welcome to bring digital cameras to create images for personal use only. If you want research done on your behalf but are unable to schedule a visit, or are interested in high quality digital images or prints, the following schedule lists the fees and charges for such services.

Individualized Research through BCA Records:

Scanning of Records (OCRed if print, sent as PDF through our E-Delivery Manager):
$35/less than 100 pages
$50/more than or equal to 100 pages

If interested in using our research or digitization print services, please e-mail us at

The BCA welcomes requests for personal or outside scanning for a fee. If you have records you wish digitized or digitized and printed for a fee, please contact us at

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