Berkeley Campus

Preserving Past and Future Educational Heritage

The UC Berkeley Library Bindery Services division provides durable, high-quality library and book binding services to the entire UC system. Serving UC campus libraries, business units, faculty and staff, and students, the Bindery's expert team is dedicated to preserving the rich educational and historical content contained in its library volumes, and to capturing and ensuring the longevity of new publications and printed materials.

The bindery plant is a highly automated, high volume production facility, offering a wide variety of binding materials and options to meet the quality, budget, physical properties and timeline requirements of its university clients.

Binding Specifications at Your Fingertips

We encourage you to browse our Web site, and use the many resources available online to help you determine the ideal specifications and next steps to prepare for your binding project.

A good place to start is our product catalog where you can view a variety of services to meet your bookbinding and conservation needs. Whether you are with a Campus Library, UC Department, or you are faculty or student, you will find links across the top of the page which to direct you to services specifically for you.


  • Now, Order Your Thesis Online!

    The UC Library Bindery in partnership with UCSF Documents, Media & Mail is now offering complete online ordering for your thesis publication needs.

  • UC Library Bindery Has Moved to a New Location!

    The UC Library Bindery has moved to a new location at the Richmond Field Station in Richmond CA.

  • Centennial Celebration

    100 Year Poster

    Library Bindery Services is celebrating the completion of 100 years of service to the University Libraries.
    Established in March, 1908, the department has acted as a key library partner to provide high quality, cost effective book binding and collection maintenance services. 

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