Library Binding

Various styles and methods of binding performed for libraries utilizing machine or hand methods, or a combination, and executed to provide optimum durability. Included are the first-time hardcover binding of loose periodical issues, case binding of paperbound publications, the rebinding or repair of older volumes, and the prebinding of new publications specifically for high-volume circulation by public libraries.

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26771
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library binding
binding, library
bibliotheekbinden Dutch
encuadernación en bibliotecas Spanish
encuadernación de biblioteca Spanish

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Various styles and methods of binding performed for libraries utilizing machine or hand methods, or a combination, and executed to provide optimum durability. Included are the first-time hardcover binding of loose periodical issues, case binding of paperbound publications, the rebinding or repair of older volumes, and the prebinding of new publications specifically for high-volume circulation by public libraries.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300234892. The J. Paul Getty Trust.