Photograph Reproduction Requests


High-resolution reproductions of photographs can be provided as digital TIFF files.

600 dpi scans                         $10.00 each

1200 dpi scans                        $25.00 each


Scans at 1200 dpi can be requested for negatives, slides, contact prints and enlargements larger than 11”x 17”.


Electronic format

Files are delivered via OneDrive by 5 p.m., one week from the date ordered for up to five photos. Please allow two weeks for orders of six to ten photos. Delivery of orders for more than ten photos will be scheduled at the time of order.

Rush orders are double the scan charge and delivered via OneDrive by 5 p.m., three business days after the order.

Files can be saved on a CD provided by the library as a special request and an additional cost of $4.00 per CD. A CD can be mailed for a $3.00 charge.


Photograph Collections with Restrictions

For the Museum of Boulder Photos (starting with call numbers BHS 000-399)

Complete the Museum of Boulder Archive/Photograph Use Agreement. Submit it after placing the order with the Carnegie Library.

For the Boulder Daily Camera Photos (BDC and 928)

For photos from this collection being used  for commercial purposes, complete the Daily Camera Use Fee Form [pdf] Submit any use fees to the Boulder Daily Camera Editor BEFORE placing the order with the Carnegie Library. The order will be processed once verification from the Boulder Daily Camera is received.


Complete and return the  Carnegie Photograph Order Form [pdf] with payment to the Carnegie Library for Local History.

Email the completed form to [email protected] and call 303-441-3110 during open hours to pay with a credit card.

If you have questions on how to fill out the form, please call (303) 441-3110.