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ERIC Number: ED066180
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Pages: 50
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Library Binding Manual. Revised Edition.
Lakhanpal, S. K.
This procedural manual is designed to be used in bindery sections in public, university and special libraries. It briefly discusses these general matters: administrative control; selection of a binder; when and what to bind; conventional binding; routines; missing issues; schedule for shipments; temporary binding; rare books, maps and newspapers; advertisements, thickness of bound volumes; and supplements. The following topics are covered in the working manual: sources of material for binding, types of material received in the bindery section, collection of material for binding, preparation of material for the bindery, preparation of serials for binding, preparation for the receipt of shipment from the binder, processing the bound material, rush binding, payment of invoices, and miscellaneous items of concern. A standard lettering system, material on pamphlet binding and mending, and some binding samples are in the appendices. (SJ)
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Authoring Institution: Saskatchewan Univ., Saskatoon. Murray Memorial Library.