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Boatwright Memorial Library

Book Arts: Researching Book Arts

Selected Print Reference Materials

Selected Print Reference Materials

Boatwright Memorial Library has copies of many technical manuals focusing on a variety of Book Arts subjects, including hand bookbinding, paper marbling, papermaking, and letterpress printing. These are available in the Book Arts Reference Collection located in the Book Arts Studio.

Type in your search term in the Search field to search "Books & More (Catalog)":

Choose "Book Arts Reference Collection" from the Location menu to narrow your search within the books available in the Book Arts Studio:


Browsing Books by Subject in the Catalog

To browse books related to Book Arts and Artists' Books, use call numbers N7433.3 and N7433.35

To browse books about the Book Industry and Trade, use call numbers Z116 through Z659

Article Resources

Selected Journals

Online Book Arts Resources


Technical Manuals in the Book Arts Reference Collection

Art of the Fold



Art of the Fold and Letterpress Now are two of many technical manuals available in the Book Arts Reference Collection

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