Montana Shared Catalog



The Montana Shared Catalog (MSC) uses some fairly standard peripherals. Below are links to more detailed information about each of these peripherals. Please contact us if you need assistance with part numbers or have additional questions not answered here.

*IMPORTANT:  Note that barcode scanners (PC connected and Mobile Device wireless) must be programmed to have CODABAR enabled  and CODABAR Start/Stop disabled.  Most scanner manuals contain the scannable barcodes needed for programming.

Form Printers

Lexmark Model 2580+ 
Lexmark Model 2581+ 
Lexmark Model 2590+ 
Lexmark Model 2591+ 

Label Printers

Dymo Label Makers & Printers

Barcode Scanners (for PC's)

Model Manual Setup
IMAGETEAM™ 3800 Series Scanner – Discontinued (pdf) (pdf)
Honeywell 1300g Linear Imager   (pdf) (pdf)
Unitech MS210 Scanner (discontinued) (pdf) (pdf)
Unitech AS10-U Scanner (replaces MS210)  (download) (download)
Unitech MS380 Cordless Scanner  (pdf) (pdf)

Receipt Printers

Model Manual Driver
Star Micronics SP500  (pdf) – USB Windows 7 (pdf)
  (pdf) – Parallel  
Star Micronics SP700  Download From This Page  Download From This Page 

MobileCirc Peripherals (Wireless/Bluetooth)

Model Manual Setup
Datalogic QuickScan QBT24XX (2D capable) Scanner $300 (MSC Staff uses) Reference Guide (pdf) Programming Barcodes 
SocketMobile CHS Series 7Qi (2D capable) Scanner $430 ($350 refurbished)    
SocketMobile CHS Series 7Ci (1D only) Scanner $230 ($175 refurbished)    
Star Micronics SM-220i portable receipt printer Manuals Drivers
IDTech Magnetic Stripe Readers    


The MSC can order and deliver peripherals for new libraries, if desired, as part of the out-of-pocket cost of joining. For current, member libraries who may want to purchase additional peripherals or peripheral supplies, please contact:

Judith Maria
RACO Industries
5480 Creek Road
Cincinnati, OH 45242
(888) 433-1274