Do you need to cover some books but don't feel up to the task? Due
to demand, we now offer a covering service for small quantities of
this service is performed at our premises, you will need to bring your
books to us. You may either collect them after they are completed or we can arrange
delivery. In some cases you may be able to wait while we cover
is charged per book, regardless of size (except for unusually large
books). A single book covered will be around $5.00,
multiple books will be cheaper each.
can cover books in any of our products, if you are unsure of what
covering best suits your needs we can help you make the decision, our
showroom features books covered in each type of covering we offer.
Rates are standard on all coverings except for Flexicote and
Slip-On Covers as these have a higher cost.
you have a large quantity of books to cover, we can put you in touch
with a company which will be happy to quickly and efficiently cover
them for you.Permanent, Non removable
PlascoteNon permanent - archival optional
Self adhesive (standard schoolbook style) 90 micronFlexicote
Self adhesive (rigid reinforcing sheets) - rigid sheet front and back, tape along spine.
Repairs to books
These coverings preserve the book without permanently attaching.Centurion
(bookshop method) - quick and easy covering, covers dust jacket only
(all plastic sleeve) - completely wraps the dust jacket in a sleeve
(hardback method) - more complex, protects hardbacks without dust jackets
or can lock a dust jacket onto the book. cutting, folding, tapeUnifold
(quick method) - dust jacket in sleeve, placed back on book
(library method) - locks the dust jacket onto the bookSlip on covers
- A fitted
Although this is not an area of expertise for us, we can do minor
repairs to books. This would mostly suit textbooks or children's
books where the goal is prolonging the life of the book rather than
enhancing value. An example of a repair we can do it taping an
internal hinge of the book to prevent the cover from separating.