Keith, You might want to check eBay. They have a 'Professional Services' section on the main page. You should be able to list your job and have companies bid on it. I believe that there is no cost to you. Jack >From: Keith <cache at dowebscentral.com> > > >I need to have 6 to 10 thousand historical newspaper articles read and >typed into plain text. These newspaper articles are 1600's to present and >are PDF images. Because of their age OCR is not an option. The PDFs are on >our server and we have a view-the-PDF-while-typing editor on the server so >that's where the work would be done. We're looking for someone offshore to >do the work. I've never done this so I'm looking for advice. > >Any pointers about how to find offshore outsourcing would be helpful. > >The offshore idea isn't mine or mine to change, so let's don't get into it. >Personally I have passionate opinions about doing it and not doing it, so I >could argue with myself about it all week.... > >TIA for any help > > >keith _________________________________________________________________ Get your FREE download of MSN Explorer at http://explorer.msn.com/intl.asp.