You don't have to haul around another piece of hardware to scan documents when you go on a research trip. Although many of you are familiar with small, portable, cordless scanners such as Flip-Pal, you can do the same thing with your phone. Dick Eastman just published a post in this Online Genealogy Newsletter entitled, How To Quickly Scan Documents Using an Android and Google Drive or an iPhone and Dropbox which is worth reading.
In his article, he provides links to video instructions on how to do both. And don't forget, those of you who have Evernote installed on your phone, you can scan documents, photos, maps, whiteboards, or just about anything else with your Evernote app and store it in Evernote.
Going paperless rocks!