Bookbinding Links
Excellent set of links to UK bookbinders and makers from J. Hewit, bookbinding suppliers.
Designer Bookbinders
A UK contemporary bookbinding society, one of the foremost in the world. "Devoted to the maintenance and improvement of standards of design and craft in hand bookbinding by means of exhibitions, teaching and publications."
Shepherds Bookbinding
Traditional London bookbinders.
a gang of bookbindersWyvern Bindery
Local company of bookbinders based in the Clerkenwell Road. They should be able to manage all your binding requirements. Conveniently they also have a price list on their website.

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Booktech Magazine
The book making industry magazine, a bit techie and dry, but has good links to articles on specific aspects of book design on their site.


The Book Arts Web
Features links to a large selection of book arts related sites, including educational opportunities, professional organizations, tutorials, reference materials, and galleries.
The Center for Book Arts
A US baesd non-profit organisation dedicated to "preserving the traditional crafts of book-making".
"A community in the service of books and book design, with authors in the US and UK" - a book design blog.
Making books with children with Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord
Don't be put off by the title. This is a good site to see what can be done with books. Surprisingly contemporary and groundbreaking.
"Publishing digital editions of (historically) important printed works - available for purchase as PDF files on CD." Good images of the books on the site.
Poynter Online
"Everything you need to be a better journalist." The Poynter Institute in Florida is a school for journalists but the webiste also has lots of useful info on a wide range of related issues.
"A creative studio which researches, develops and facilitates innovation." Experiments in e-books too.