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Optical Mark Reader (OMR)

Below is more information on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) System at NDSU.


The OMR System consists of an OMR scanner, software enabling the OMR to write scanned data to a file and custom-written programs which read the raw data files from the scanner and score them. This system is managed and operated by the NDSU IT Help Desk. This service is generally used to convert manually completed test documents into digital data files.

Intended Audience

  • Faculty
  • Staff

Using this service


24/7/365 [*Standard outages]

Support contact

IT Help Desk


University-funded: no charge.

Keywords:service, optical mark reader LAIC test scoring   Doc ID:102053
Owner:Sharley K.Group:IT Knowledge Base
Created:2020-05-13 10:26 CSTUpdated:2022-03-07 07:47 CST
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