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2021-2022 University Catalog 
2021-2022 University Catalog [Archived Catalogue]

BOOK 233 Bookbinding Methods

1.5 credits 45.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

A workshop class familiarizing the student with the characteristics and handling qualities of materials used in various book structures. Structures covered include pamphlet binding, multi-signature books, clamshell boxes, portfolios, accordion structures, and oriental binding. Emphasis is placed upon both the use of conservationally sound materials and the use of these structures as vehicles for the student’s creative expression.

Prerequisites Requires completion of 30 credits.

This course may be completed 2 times for credit.