35mm slide scanner

If you want to do it yourself, you will need a good scanner and lots of time.

You can estimate that you will spend about 3 minutes per slide once you get set up.

With 3,000 slides you can count on spending approximately 150 hours.

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Your best solution is to use one of the many scanner services.
You can find many that will do the job for about 29 to 39 cents each.

http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=35mm+slides+scanning&btnG=Google+Search&aq=2&oq=35mm+slides+scan&aqi=g3

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