Book Arts Links in Alphabetic Order

Resources on the  Web (book arts links by category)

Book Arts Links in Alphabethic Order

Note: some artists are listed under their last name, others under their press or bindery name, so if you don't find someone under their name, check their press or bindery name.

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30 Examples of Marbled Paper


Abbey Library of St. Gallen, a virtual library providing access to the medieval codices
Abecedariun Gallery, exhibits and represents artists working across a variety of disciplines with particular focus on contemporary book arts, works on paper, collage, and assemblage
Aberdeen Bestiary, The, University of Aberdeen Library
Abbey Publications Ellen McCrady's newsletter of conservation and bookbinding and The Alkaline Paper Advocate, a reproduction of The Art of Bookbinding, by Joseph W. Zaehnsdorf, 3rd Edition Published in London 1897
A disagreeably facetious type glossary among other things
Aerssens, Cor, bookbinder and boxmaker, The Netherlands
Al and Malka Green Artists' Health Centre, created by artists for artists, located in the Toronto Western Hospital
Albee, Grace, an American printmaker (wood engraving), 1890-1985
Alcuin Society, The
Alembic Press, The of Claire Bolton, with a collection of typecase layouts
Alice Travel Cie, publishing books by artists
Aliquando Press, The of William Rueter
All things to do with Paper Marbling
Alphabetica Homepage calligraphic posters
Alphabytes Homepage Rob Leuschke's handlettered designs
Alstrom, Eric , BookWorks
Amalgamated Printers' Association, an organization composed of letterpress printing enthusiasts—printers, typecasters, and collectors
American Amateur Press Association list of letterpress resources - links to museums

American Bookbinders Museum, sharing the history, tools, and process of bookbinding

American Bound, Contemporary fine art bookbinding in the Americas

American Graphic Arts, Inc. - Bookbinding and Printing Machinery
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works
American Printing History Association, The
American Society of Bookplate Collectors and Designers
Ampersand Press of Alessandro Zanella in Italy (information on the press)
Angelo's Calligraphy Page
AntiQBook, a European antiquarian booksite
Antiquarian Books on the Internet
Antiquarian Booksellers Association
Anton W.van Bekhoven Rare books, Antique collectibles, out of print offers
Antonic, Jelena
ARA Canada, Les Amis de la Reliure d'Art du Canada
Archival Products, also check out the Newsletter
Arion Press, The, of Andrew Hoyem
Art and Books Website, for an art course at Charles Sturt University, with vairous links to other book arts sites
Art Archives and Antiquarian Books, David Theobald, conservation and restoration services
Art Boards Printmaking Supplies
Art of the Book, The, rare printed books at the University of Liverpool
Art Jazz Books of c.j. grossman
Art on Water Hand Marbled Papers by Leah Zhang, Ottawa
Artist Book News, A central marketplace for buyers and sellers of the book arts
Artists' Books Review, a publication devoted exclusively to exploring the difference between artists' books and fine press books, and how they fit into the realm called The Book Arts
Arts et MŽtiers du Livre Editions Bibliophilie, reliure, estampe, calligraphie
Arts of the Book Collection at Yale University, Sterling Memorial Library
Association of Calligraphic Arts
At Bay Press, publishing imprint and book bindery in Toronto and Winnipeg
Atelier de Calligraphie
atelier für papierdesign of Peter Baumgartner
Ateliers Muriel Maire
Atelier Press
Austin Book Workers, Austin, Texas
Awagami Factory Washi


Babcock, John, hand made paper
Baker, Paul, Typography extensive explanations of letterspacing, kerning, leading, and other typographic terms
Baldwin, Pat, Pequeño Press, Waterleaf Mill & Bindery
Barbarian Press, The, of Jan and Crispin Elsted in Mission, BC
Barrow, Amanda, printmaker and book artist
Barry McKay Rare Books, Cumbria, England
Barton, Carol, Popular Kinetics Press
Beautiful Angle, an underground letterpress shop in the city of Tacoma
Beddall Bookbinding Conservation and Restoration, British Columbia
Beginner's Guide to Calligraphy: History, Lessons & More
Bell Type and Rule, manufacturers of foundry type for foil stamping and letterpress
Belle Lettere Calligraphy exhibition, workshop, etc, w/ an English version
Berliner, Harold, books, posters, and typecasting
Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828), The Bewick Society web site
other Bewick sites include Bewick wood engravings
BGSU Popular Culture Library: PCL GALLERY with pulp paperback covers and more
Bibliographic Society of Canada
Bibliography of Marbling Books on Peter Verheyen's website
Bibliothèque nationale de France (en français), or, Bibliothèque nationale de France (in English)
Bibliographies: typographie, langue fr.
Bibliophile Mailing List, The, a mailing list archive, forum, and literature links
Bibliophile Resources: Societies & Organizations in the Books About Books Community, on the Oak Knoll Books web site
Bibliotheca Schoenbergensis, an exhbition at the University of Pennsylvania
Bienes Center for Literary Arts, The, includes anExhibition of Movable Books and Ephemera
Binders' Guild Newsletter, hints and tips on solving binding problems from a practical perspective
Bind It Fast, make or repair books with this easy technique (Japanese style),adapted from an article in Boy's Life
Black, Gemma, Calligrapher, Canberra, Australia
Black Rock Press, The, at the University of Nevada, Reno
Blades, Joe, Broken Jaw Press
Bloodroot Press, of Jean Buescher Bartlett
Bodart, library supplies, furnishings, and electronic ordering systems
Bodleian Library: Browse Images of Manuscripts
Bonefolder, The, an e-journal for the bookbinder and book artist (an outgrowth of the Book Arts Web)
Book and Letterpress Artists Featured on ChicagoPublishes
Book and Paper Arts multimedia bibliography for kids

Book and Paper Conservation Services by Jennifer Robertson, London ON

Book Arts in Quebec:carrefour des arts du livre
Book Arts Jam, an annual book arts event held each October at Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, California
Book_Arts-L Archives an archive of the Book Arts mailing list
Book Arts Press supporting the history of books and printing and related subjects
Book Arts Web, The, and archives of the Book_Arts-L mailing list, maintained by Peter Verheyen
Book@rts, the books of Jules Siegel
Book Arts Guild, Seattle, Washington
Book Arts Web Reference & Bibliographies
Book Central, supplier of instructional manuals and supplies for artists and book arts teachers
Book Doctor, The, Dr. Brian Roberts's page(s) in Newfoundland are newly redesigned. Look for his article on tool sharpening
Book of Kells, The, at Trinity College, Dublin
Book Information Website Antiquarian books, bookarts, book history, fine printing auctions: completely devoted to the art and history of printed information
Book Lovers, Fine Books and Literature
Book Publishing and Marketing Information from PLACES FOR PUBLISHERS - Your Book Publishing Resource
Book Town a co-op venture between five European book towns: Bredevoort, Fjaerland, Hay-on-Wye, Montolieu, and Redu
Bookbinding & Royal Bindings by Paul Tronson - Master Bookbinder
Bookbinding Dictionary a descriptive terminology by Etherington & Roberts
Bookbinding Exhibitions Australia, mounting and touring book arts exhibitions in Australia
Bookbinding Now, Susan Mill's biweekly podcasts of interviews with book artists
BookFest, New York City's annual artist-created, artist-sponsored book event Search for Out of Print and Used Books almost all inclusive mind-boggling search engine combines many booksearch networks
BookMakers an extensive catalogue of binding and other book arts supplies
Bookplates, About, from the Art in Miniature website
Books and Book Collecting
Books2Eat, the annual (April 1st) International Edible Book Festival
BookfestWindsor (formerly the Windsor Festival of the Book) Windsor, Ontario
Bookstorming, a Paris-based company dedicated to world wide distribution of information for contemporary visual arts institutions via the Internet and specialized bookstore and publisher of contemporary art publications and artist's books
BookWire information on books, publishers, libraries, etc.
Boomerang Newspaper and Printing Museum by Roy M. Chatters
Botanical PaperWorks handmade paper and invitations
Bow Valley Calligraphy Guild in Calgary
Boxcar Press Fine Printing and Binding, and photopolymer platemaking
Briar Press, The - letterpress museum, classifieds, and papermaking by Elizabeth Nevin
British Library, The, with collections, exhibitions, digital library
British Printing Society edited by Derek Fordred
Bruggeman, Inge, INK-A! Press
Bull, David, wood block printmaker in Japan, includes the Classical Technique of Woodblock Printmaking, also check out the index to his newsletter for several interesting articles about visits to a papermaker, a brushmaker, a blockmaker, and more


C18-L (18th century studies) Links to Libraries
Cabbagehead Press of John Risseeuw
Cain, Wendy, paper artist and printmaker
Califia Books, distributor of artists' books, letterpress, and fine press editions, San Francisco
Caliriel - Eyrie of Calligraphy Chinese lettering
Calligraphers Guild of Manitoba, The
Calligrapher's Ink Home Page of Joanne Fink
Calligraphic Arts Guild of Toronto
Calligraphy Centre, Wintson-Salem, North Carolina
Calligraphy Ring, The, a ring of linked calligraphy sites
Calligraphy stock photos and images on
Calligraphy Studio guide to web resources, with links to other calligraphy sites and free downloadable fonts
Canadian Private Presses, from the Library and Archives Canada web site, showcasing the rich and varied private press movement in Canada
Capsule History of Typesetting on the History Buff's Home Page
Cary Graphic Arts Collection at Rochester Institute of Technology
Caslon Ltd., table top presses, hot foil blocking machine
Castle Papers & Press of Brian Queen in Calgary
Catherine's Celtic Cloister
CCI Home Page, The - La page d'accueil de l'ICC the Canadian Conservation Institute
Cecilia's Galleries of Australian Calligraphy includes book art
Celtic Art by Patrick Gallagher
Celtic Art and Illumination by Cari Buziak
Centennial Bookbinding, hand binding (including thesis binding) and supplies, locations in North Vancouver and Washington
Center for Book Arts, The, programmes and workshops in New York City
Centre for Book Conservation in German and English (ZFB, which is a mass treatment center,is making plans to open near Boston)
Centre for the History of the Book, The, an international and interdisciplinary centre for advanced research into all aspects of the material culture of the text - its production, circulation, and reception from manuscript to the electronic text
Charlotte M. Smith Collection of Miniature Books
Chax Press, of Charles Alexander
Cincinnati Book Arts Society, The
Cló Ceardlann na gCnoc, a visual technology workshop in Ireland, publishing, amongst other things, artists' books
Coach House Books a Canadian institution for 30 years, specializing in short run fine printing
CODEX Foundation, The, exists to preserve and promote the art and craft of the book
Colberg, Susan
Collector's Guide, The: Conserving Works of Art on Paper
Colophon Book Arts Supply marbling supplies, with an online catalogue
Colophon Gallery: The Illustrated Book a survey of genres by Richard Minsky
Colophon Page, The, with a variey of exhibitions online
Color Printing in the Nineteenth Century, an exhibition
Columbia College Chicago Center for Book & Paper Arts a French site with an English sectio
Community of the Book, The, Organizations and Programs (names, addresses, web sites)
Conservation Book Repair, a training manual, by Artemis Bona Dea, which is downloadable as a whole or in chapters, in Adobe PDF format
Conservation By Design Limited, supplier to the Queen
Conservation OnLine maintained by the Preservation Dept. of Stanford University Libraries
Copyright in Canada, a copyright in Canada primer to answer your copyright questions
CORACLE Magazine of Celtic Art and Calligraphy, The
Cornell University Library Dept. of Preservation and Conservation, has a section on simple enclosures
Cornwell ScribeWorks Illuminated Manuscripts: Calligraphy and Illumination
Coron, Béatrice, papercuts and bookart
Cotton, Dan, hand lettering artist
Coviensky, Mira, book artist and workshop leader
Convivio Bookworks, formerly Red Wagon Press Cowan, Vicki, at Studio Q
Craft Bookbinding Company, Wilmington, Delaware
Cranberry Press of Mark & Marilyn Nero
Crittenden, Harvest, Acorn Arts Calligraphy
Cutting a Quill Pen Anglo-Saxon and Viking Crafts - Manuscript Production
Cynscribe Calligraphy Directory, links to calligraphy sites, suppliers, and other resources, including Canada Calligraphy Links


Daiber, Steven C., Red Trillium Press
Danae Art, calligraphic art by Elizabeth Danae
"Dance Of Death" Decorative Initials by Holbein (from Psymon Web Bindery)
"Dance Of Death" Decorative Initials by Holbein (Medieval Macabre web site) also, Holbein's "Alphabet of Death" from the same site
Dartmouth College, Preservation Services
Dautricourt, Joelle , French artist working on hebrew and latin letter and artist books since 1979
de Grummond Children's Literature Collection at USM, The, with links to related sites and other children's literature collections
De Milo Design studio and letterpress
De Walden Press, Jan Kellett's Hand Crafted Miniature Books
Dead Sea Scrolls history and images
Dean, Holly, Calligraphic Arts
Deckled Edge, The, handmake paper, bookbinding, printing by Judith Rudoler
Deep Wood Press of Chad Pastotnik, with sparate pages for press room and bindery
Denison Library a description of the Special Collections at Claremont College, including Papermaking and Fred W. Goudy
DePol,John,wood engraver
DePol, John: How to Make a Wood Engraving; also Finding Aid: The John DePol Collection of American Wood Engravings and Related Material at Rutgers University
Designer Bookbinders in the United Kingdom
Dharma Trading Co., marbling supplies
Diamond Sutra, The, the world's earliest dated printed book, at The British Library
Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music Virtual Restoration
Digital Librarian on book collecting, a list of links (also other lists on archives, manuscripts, and more, accessible from this site)
Dieu Donné Papermill, a not-for-profit papermill located in the Soho area of New York City
Dodin's Marbling, Hand marbled paper, marbling supplies
Don Black Linecasting supplier of type and used machines, a series of books that take a critical look at typograpphy and design in everyday lives, by John D. Berry
Drinnin, Christa, Print Gocco supplier
DScriptorium is devoted to collecting and distributing digital images of medieval manuscripts
Dutch Paper Biennale with examples from a variety of paper artists, in Dutch and English


Eden Workshops, a bookbinders resource
Editions, site of Ed Hutchins' books
Editions-Artists' Book Fair, premier showcase for contemporary publishers and dealers presenting the latest in prints, multiples and artists' books free to the public; held annually in New York City
Education in the Book Arts in New Jersey - hand chart, or,Preaching What We Practice (click on the hands for artist book images)
Edward Johnston Foundation, The, A Research Centre for Calligraphy and the Lettering Arts & the Legacy of Edward Johnston
Ee.3.59: The Life of King Edward the Confessor
Electronic Beowulf, The, digital forensics of an ancient literary masterpiece
Elements of Style, The , classic work by William Strunk Jr.
Eliza - Lettering Design - Calligrapher
Elsner, Gretchen, pop up books, paint maker, printer, cloth pop up books
English, Andy, printmaker (wood engravings), with a section on how-to and a gallery
Ergo Pers Artists' Books, publisher of artists books and illustrated books (primarily Dutch)
Essentials of Book Collecting, from Robert Lucas, antiquarian bookseller
Esslemont, David, Solmentes Press, artist, designer, printer, bookbinder and publisher
Excelsior Press Museum of Printing
ExLibris Webring


5th annual New Jersey Book Arts Symposium, photos from the event (Res Ipsa Loquitur: The Thing Speaks For Itself)
Felton, Keith, Felton Bookbinding Limited
Fibre Space site of the International Paper Historians, with info on the organization; the history of paper, watermarks, etc.
Field Guide to Faces David Mundie's type indentification system
Filigrane, French craft binding
Fine Art of British Bookbinding, The, an online exhibit of the work of six British binders
Fine Press Book Association, The

Finnish Woodcut Artists Society

First Contact an ArtBook by Fons Bloemen
Flasch's, Joan, Artists' Books Collection
Flexagon Page by Kathryn Huxtable
Flying Fish Press, limited edition artists' books by Julia Chen
Flying Paper Press, Jody Williams
Fore-edge Painting and minature painting by Martin Frost
Fore-edge Paintings from the collections of the University of Florida
Fournier, Jacques, Éditions Roselin
Fox, Gabrielle, Bookbinder
Four Rivers Books fine press, books about books, etc.
Francoeur, Hélène, Bookbinding, Book Repair, Book Restoration, Papermaking
Franklin, Benjamin, and his Printing Press
Freyer's, Dieter, Buttenpapier (handmade paper) site in German and English: history, museums, instructions, producers, glossary, misc, and links
Friends of the Alphabet
Friends of Dard Hunter history, news, etc, about the FDH
Frog Hollow Press, of Caryl Wyse Peters, Gary Frost's web site dedicated to the preservation and persistence of the changing book


Gaspereau Press, a Nova Scotia owned and operated trade publisher, publishing short-run editions of both literary and regional interest
Gaylord, Susan Kapuscinski, author, teacher, workshop leader
Gilded Dragon Studio of Sarah Butt, Calgary Alberta
Gill, Eric, and the Guild of St Dominic a conference at the University of Notre Dame in November 2000
Gladstone's, Kate, handwriting sites with links to various other sites
Goldfingers the last gold beaters in France - it is a family operation since 1834! (French only)
Gouey, Denis, Bookbinding Studio has a page with 18th and 19th century bookbinders labels, also one on 19th c. advertising for bookbinding
Granary Books artists books and exhibitions
Green Dolphin Press, Weston, Connecticut Green Heron Book Arts offers book and papermaking kits; click "About" for the Gallery: Faculty Show for the Oregon Book Arts Guild Focus on Content Conference
Greentree Graphics Wood Engravings Gallery
Griffen Mill quality papers handmade in the UK
Groebner, Sandy
Grolier Club, The, (est 1884) History, Exhibitions, Publications, Library (on printing and related book arts)
Guidelines for the Conservation of Leather and Parchment Bookbindings, a translation of a 1995 Dutch publication, in 10 parts; from the Koninklijke Bibliotheek
Grunge Papers, The, letter press printing and papermaking by Grant F. Wilkins
Guild of Book Workers, info on membership, resources, etc. (mainly NYC but several Chapters elsewhere)
Gutenberg Museum
gycouture [design] of Guylaine Couture, Montreal, Quebec


Hamburger Buntpapier, traditional European decorated paper by Susanne Krause
Hamilton Calligraphy Guild, Hamilton, Ontario
Hamilton Wood Type Printing Museum
Handmade Paper Gifts by Elizabeth
Hand Papermaking magazine, with articles for beginners
Handpress site of Richard-Gabriel Rummonds
Hanmer, Karen, artists' books and installation
Harcourt Bindery services and supplies (with 9 pages of used finishing tools)
Harmatan Leather
Hayner Art, "Under Freak Conditions", a collaborative mixed meida book by Carl Heyward & Deborah Hayner
Heavenly Monkey, the press of Rollin Milroy, Vancouver, B.C.
Henk Linde Boek- en Papierrestauratie, book and paper restoration, in Dutch
Hensel, Susan: Book Art
Herb Lubalin Study Center of Design and Typography, The
Herzog August Bibliothek collections of artists books, manuscripts, etc. (in German)
Heyeck Press, The - Home Page
Hewett, Geoffrey & Karen, book artists (& musician)
Hewit & Sons Ltd, suppliers of leather for nearly 200 years
Also, Skin Deep, Hewit's magazine about leather and books
Hill Monastic Manuscript Library at the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University
Hiromi Paper International
Historical Marbled Papers conservator Cor Knops is looking for marblers who can recreate these samples
History and Practice of Typesetting
History of Books, a reference guide from The New York Public Library
History of Writing Technologies, A
Hoffman, Judith, one of a kind artist's books made from metals, paper, and found objects, also on-line tutorials
Hollanders papershop in Ann Arbor
Holman, Shireen, printmaker and book artist
Honolulu Printmakers, supporting printmakers in Hawaii
Hot Metal Services Home Page "dedicated to preserving and sharing information about and for Hot Metal Typesetting equipment"
How a Book is Made a site for kids from HarperCollins
Huebsch, Rand, artist's books
Hugh Anson-Cartwright Books, Maps, & Prints
Hutchinson's, Bradley, Digital Letterpress - one foot in the 19th century & the other in the 21st
Hypnerotomachia Poliphili, a site celebrating the 500th anniversary of the book


i BookBinding, free bookbinding resources
IAMPETH The International Association of Master Penmen, Engrossers, Teachers of Handwriting
Idaho Center for the Book with links to other centres

ILLUMNIO is a marketplace for Book Arts (to buy and sell)

Illtyd Perkins Woodworking, bookbinding tools (presses, sewing frames, boards), Saltspring Island, British Columbia
In A Bind, an Calgary-based book arts supplier providing bookbinding materials in smaller quantities
Indian Hill Press fine, letterpress-printed books, broadsides and cards
Ink Corrosion Homepage, the site offers detailed information on iron gall ink, ink corrosion, current research, and conservation techniques
Inks a page of ink recipes and more from "The Household Cyclopedia"
Inmark handmade paper & gift stationery items from India
Institute of Conservation (ICON), in the United Kingdom, concerned with book and paper artefacts
International Dunhuang Project Bookbinding Pages provides an explanation of various styles of Chinese binding including pothi, butterfly, etc.
International League of Antiquarian Booksellers
International Printing Museum, The, in Buena Park, Ca.
International Standard Paper Sizes
Intima Press, artists books by Mindy Belloff
Introduction to Letterpress Printing in the 21st Century, by David S. Rose / Five Roses Press
Invisible Paintings Foredge paintings at the National Library of Canada
IPL The Internet Public Library
Is It a Book? exploring the possibilities for affecting the perception of text or, nonlinearity in literature and the book arts
Ishill, Joseph, and the Authors and Artists of the Oriole Press
Islamic Calligraphy with Mohamed Zakariya, a transcript of the film with interleaved GIF images and associated QuickTime audio/video clips


Japanese Paper Place, The, offers what is probably the largest selection of fine Japanese papers, particularly handmade, available anywhere in one location
Japanese-style Five-stitch Bookbinding
Jemma Lewis Marbling and Design, Wiltshire, UK
John Ang Cheng Siew Paper Marbling blog, including a page of paper marbling links
John Neal Books and calligraphy supplies
Johns Hopkins University Preservation Department, The Sheridan Libraries
Johnston-Lavis Literature Collection, rare books on volcanology and geology which were formerly owned by the volcanologist, Dr Henry James Johnston-Lavis (1856-1914), held at University College, London
Jones on Bookbinding a tutorial on the archival photocopying and binding of favourite paperbacks


Kaar, Joanne B, papermaking and bookbinding
Karen's Whimsy: Altered and Handmade Books
Kater Crafts Mel Kavin's bindery in Pico Rivera, California
KBC Online Book Related Information Links
Keene, Susan Warner, paper and textile artist
Keith Smith Books
Keller, Michael, book and document restorer and hand-binder
Ketubah and Hebrew calligraphy by Karny Rivlin Vorona
Kileci, Mehmet Refil, Islamic Calligraphy & Turkist Marbling
King Library Press, The, history, gallery, links
Knops Boekrestauratie Conservation & Restoration of Books and Paper
Koch, Peter, Printers
Kozo Arts, San Francisco, bookbinding materials as well as finished pieces
Kristoferson Studio, paste and itajime papers by Susan Kristoferson


Lallier, Monique, Design Bookbindings
Langerman, Elaine
Lapierre, Lucie, marbler
Lasqueti Press, artist books and fibre studio of Linda M. Cunningham
Lawrence, T.N., & Sons, artists and printmaking supplies
Lee, Beth, calligrapher, book artist
Lehmann Bindery bookbinding, equipment, and supplies, Vista, CA
Leonard's Book Restoration Station
Letter Arts Review is now found on the John Neal Bookseller web page.
Letterpress Alive in U.K., information about letterpress activities in the United Kingdom
LettError Type & Typography with animated typography
LETPRESS@LISTSERV.UNB.CA, Archives, discussion list
Lewis, Amanda , artists' books, calligraphy, paper decoration
Library of Congress: Frequently Asked Questions on Preservation
Library Online Inc., searchable database of famous quotes
Lilliput Press
Lin, Hannah of Farmdog Studios
Linotype Maintenance and Operation, devoted to the preservation and dissemination of knowledge about the maintenance and operation of Linotype machines
Literary Tourist, a guide to the best bookstores and literary destinations
Lizard Press of Melissa Kaup-Augustine
Lloyd, Trevor, in addition to binding and restoration services, Trevor also offers paring knives for sale
Loewy, Florence / Books by Artists
Lower East Side Printshop
Lumiere Press of Michael Torosian, limited edition books on photography


M & H Type
MacCallum, Marlene, of Persnickety Press
Magnolia Editions, papermaking and papermaking resources
Making of a Medieval Book and Parchment Making, The Getty Museum exhibitions
Making Permanent Gallotannate Ink by Evan Lindquist; 3 other pages about old ink
Manutius, Aldus, a bibliography, also In Aedibus Aldi The Legacy of Aldus Manutius and his Press; online exhibition catalogue from Brigham Young U.
Marbled Arts of Florence (Italy), marbled paper and objects
Marbled Papers, an essay from the digital collection, University of washington
Marbling for Paper and Fabric Galen Berry, supplies and information
Marsville Press, letterpress invitations and social stationery
Martin, Emily, and the Naughty Dog Press
Martin, Judith
Master Bookbindings exhibition Arte y diseño en el libro Maestros encuaderna dores 1920 - 1970
Matty's Calligraphy, Matthew Farrow's Celtic-inspired calligraphy and knotwork
Maurer, Diane,, handmade marbled papers
Mayapple Press books by Judith Kerman
McClain's Printmaking Supplies
McCune Rare Book Collection at the JFK Library, Vallejo, California; books available to be read by visitors
McCurdy, Michael, fine wood engravings from a modern master
Media History Project, The, from petroglyphs to pixels
Meister der Einbandkunst – Internationale Vereinigung e.V. - in German
Melbourne Museum of Printing
MFLIBRA - Livres Anciens - Old Books en français
Miniature Book Society, The, info about the society, annual conclaves, members' work, links
Michel, Karen, altered books
Miklaf, Yehuda, and the Shalom Yehuda Press, Israel
Minnesota Center for Book Arts
Minsky Online Home Page many examples of fine work by this pioneer book artist
Mission Creek Press artist books and handmade paper by Roberta Lavadour, includes a tutorial on making paper at home
Modern Calligraphy Collection, The, of the National Art Library at the Victoria and Albert Museum
Monastery Library at Strahov A beautiful baroque library in Prague, the Czech Republic
Monotype Corporation, The, history, fonts, and more, including Typography 101
Montgomery, Micheline
Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory & Educational Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
Morrish, David, Dead Cat Press
MOST Books view the most beautiful, most outrageous, most controversial, etc, books in the Special Collections at U. Virginia
Motyka, Sam, Hand Made Books
Movable Book Society, The with info on the society and links to other paper engineering sites
Moving Parts Press of Felicia Rice, fine art and literary publishing
Multilingual Bookbinding and Conservation Dictionary by Suzy Morgan & Peter Verheyen
Muma, Robert, a memorial web site to one of the foremost bookbinders and restorationists of his time in Canada
Museum of Printing, The, in New England
Mystical Places Press publishes limited edition, hand-crafted miniature books celebrating the spirit and aesthetics of the natural environment


Nat'l. Museum of Women, Exhibition Schedule in the Arts, Library, & Resource Center
Nakayama Yoshie, Calligraphy & Lettering Arts
Nenne: Typography, facts about typographers, designers, and their work
NetRing: Artists' Books and Book Art
Nevins, Iris, Marbled Paper and supplies
Niagara Calligraphy Resource Centre, software for drawing calligraphy guidelines (curved or straight)
Nies, Sabina U., SUN Book Arts
Non Toxic printmaking resources for printmakers and educators
North East Document Conservation Center


Oak Knoll Books home page
Obata, Gen, Books
Octavia Book Bindery, Calgary Alberta
Octavo: Digital Rare Books
Old Books - Antique Books and More General Information source for Old and Antique books from Antique-Antiques
Old Stile Press, The, of Nicolas & Frances McDowall
Olde Mill House Gallery a working letterpress museum in Homosassa, FL
Old English Bindery & John Smart Bookbinders
On-Line Books Page, The, an index to over 6000 on-line books, w/ search tool
ORB--Book Index (Online Reference Book for Medieval Studies) several illustrated essays on Medieval and Renaissance Book Production: Manuscript and Printed Books
Origami Society of Toronto
Otter Bindery, Surrey, England; also offers bookbinding courses
Oudheusden, Kez van, Handmade Books Online
Out of Binding, The Crossed Structure Binding and other subjects related to books by Carmencho Arregui
Owen, Claire, Turtle Island Press


Pacific Center for the Book Arts, San Francisco, California
Palimpsest Press, Kingsville, Ontario
Paper & Book Intensive
Paper Bindings Exhibit
Paper, Leather, Clay and Stone: The Written Word Materialized an exhibition of the visual and tactile
Paper Place, The, decorative and handmade Japanese papers, Queen Street West, Toronto
Paper Project, The with scanning laser microphotographs of papers by Gene Valentine
Paper Road Tibet, dedicated to preserving the history of and revitalizing papermaking in Tibet
Papermaking Resource Guide, Rebecca Redman's wiki for hand papermaking programmes
Papermakers of Victoria Inc. Paper, Cardstock, Clip Art and other bookcraft items and simple plans
Papertrail, The, is Canada's foremost supplier of materials and equipment for handmade paper
PaperWEIGHT, a UK-based group that focuses on paper as an art form
Paperwright, The Hand Papermaking Supplies
Paper-Ya, papers from around the world
Papyri Pages Guide to Paper, Papermaking, and the History of Paper
Parissi, Evi, of Greece, Marbling by
PB+J Press of Peter Bartl + Jane Merks
Pergamena Handmade Parchment, a U.S. producer of deerskin, goatskin, and calfskin parchment
Permanent Crease Bindery
Phillips, Walter J., watercolour artist and woodblock printmaker also, The Technique of the Colour Wood-cut
Piccolo Gallery and Printing Museum, The, Nairn, Scotland
Pie Tree Press & Type Foundry, fine press printing, type design, and type casting
Piggins, Maureen, artist's books
Plantin-Moretus Museum, The
Polaroid Image Transfers - Tools and Techniques by Holly Dupré (with links to the book in a .pdf format)
Poltroon Press
Pop-up World of Ann Montanaro, The, in the Special Collection of Rutgers
Porcupine's Quill, Inc., The, a small, literary publisher/printer in Erin, Ontario
PostModern Culture online magazine with a review by Tom Vogler of Dressing the Text exhibition
Prairie Paper, an introduction to papermaking for grades 5 to 10, by Douglas Jones.
Praxis Bookbindery
Precious Covers: Bookbinding, from Cigar Aficionado magazine
Preservation Education and Awareness for Library Users
Preservation Resources Home Page
Price Search, The, new and used books at low prices
Princeton University Library Rare Books and Special Collections Portfolio images available for reproduction
Printed Matter, Inc., dedicated to the promotion of publications made by artists
Printer's Devices a database
Printing & Book Arts Center, Rochester, New York, part of the the Genesee Center for Arts & Education
Printing Equipment for Sale - commercial, with classifieds
Private Presses in Israel
Private Presses of the United Kingdom, descriptions of 21 presses and their books
Printworks Magazine, including an Art Links page
project MOBILIVRE-BOOKMOBILE project, an annual touring exhibition of artist books, zines, and independent publications
Pyramid Atlantic, an artist-centered community which explores the arts of hand papermaking, printmaking, and artists' books


Queensland Bookbinders Guild Inc.
Quill Pens Part 1 contains broad guidelines, Part 2 info on cutting a quill, and Part 3 is about ink. Other pages on the site (Anglo-Saxon and Viking Crafts) deal with manuscript production and scriptoria
Quotations Page, The, quotations and links


Rag and Bone Bindery albums, guestbooks, journals, etc.
Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Columbia University Libraries
Rash, Don, fine bookbinder
Rasmussen Bindery, North Vancouver, British Columbia, bookbinding, book repair, dissertations, law books
Red Bone Bindery of Natasha Herman
Red Howler Press of David & Gretchen Moyer
Southwest Missouri State University Libraries links to booksellers
Regroupement des centres d'artistes autogérés du Québec
Renaissance Dante in Print (1472-1629)
Rook's Books - Home

Robert C. Williams American Museum of Papermaking

Rockingstone, rare and vintage papers, based in Netherlands

Ross, Darrell S., papermaking projects and paper art

Roycrofters, The, Webpage
Rummonds, Gabriel, author of Printing on the Iron Handpress maintains this site for handpress printing
Running the Goat, books and broadsides, St. John's, Newfoundland
Ruscombe Paper Mill, Margaux, France
Russell, Laura, Simple Books Ltd.
Russells bookcraft & conservation suppliers
Ryckman, Joyce, artist's books


Sabanci Collection Ottoman Calligraphy
Sabuda, Robert, pop-up books page from his web site
Saint John's Bible, The, hand printed and illuminated by calligrapher Donald Jackson
San Francisco Center for the Book, The
San Francisco Public Library Book Arts and Special Collections
Schaer, Miriam, book artist
Science and the Artist's Book at the Smithsonian Institute a French site
Scriptorium Lundensis of Claes Lindblad articles and links re: callig,inks (incl. sticks), binders, pigments, etc.
Seastone Papers on Martha's Vineyard, with info on workshops and process
Serif & Pixel Press with papermaking and calligraphy pages
Serif: The Magazine of Type&Typography in print and on the web, including Sans Serif, its online companion
Shanty Bay Press of Janis Butler & Walter Bachinski
Shear, Jamie, Torah scrie and Ketuah artist
Sheehy, Shawn, artist's books, pop-up engineering, workshops, Paperboy Press
Shepherds Bookbinding, which has merged with Sangorski, Sutcliffe & Zaehnsdorf
Sherman, Stanley M., Bookbinder
Shinnick, John, New Wave Publishers
Silver Buckle Press a working museum of letterpress printing
Simms, Meliors, Book Artist in New Zealand
Simple Book Repair Manual, A, from Dartmouth College Library
Sjoblom, Kara
Sobota, Jan & Jarmila, Bookarts in the Czech Republic
Society of Bookbinders, The
Society of Scribes & Illuminators, The, with membership info
SPD Books Small Press Distribution
Sofic Paris, velvet goat, boarded goat, natural calf, anilin calf, and cow leather
Spiral Bindings in a Hard Cover: An Alternative to Rebinding by William Minter (beginning on page six of the .pdf document)
Spring, Jessica, and Springtide Press
Sramek, Peter, photographer and book artist

St James Park Press of James Freemantle, United Kingdom

Stahlecker, Bonnie, Frogman's Press & Gallery

Stein, Alan, The Church Street Press, Parry Sound, Ontario
Stratford Book Festival, Stratford Ontario, an annual event established in 2001, combining book arts exhibits and authors' festival.
Stiffe, Gail, Hands On Paper, with directions for making paper from plants
Structure Outline for Book Description Documentation by Robert Espinosa
SU Book Art, an Exhibition of Student work at Syracuse University Library's Department of Special Collections
Suminagashi, the ancient art of Japanese marbling
Syracuse University Preservation Department


Talas Professional Archival, Conservation and Restoration Supplies
Taylor, Andrea
Taylor, Don - Bookbinder
Teasdale Brown hand bookbinding
Ten Things You Didn't Know about Your Books by Adrian Johns
Teri Martin Designs
Thee Hellbox Press of Hugh Walter Barclay
This to That a site to solve gluing problems
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library at the University of Toronto
Thompson Conservation Lab with info on the Caber Press, Istor Productions, Technology of the Medieval Book Workshop, and GBW videos
Thornwillow Press letterpress editions on Czech handmade paper
Three Ring Binders, The, a group of hand bookbinders located in Somerville, Massachusetts
Tibetan Book of the Dead literature and artwork on prayer, ritual and meditation
Tokyo Bookbinding Club

Toronto Centre for the Book

Toronto Public Library - Osborne Collection of early children's books

Toronto Stamp Inc makes custom Qwikprint dies

Traditional Turkish Marbling, a web site prepared by Alparslan Babaoglu
Traister's, Daniel, Home Page History Of Books and Printing, an extensive list of online resources
Tres Riches Heures du Duc deBerry, Les, a dozen large images from this celebrated manuscript
Treyf - Online Projects and Bookworks by Rob Kovitz using appropriated images and texts recombined in a highly subjective manner
Tryst Press, The, of Rob Buchert, home of fine letterpress publishing and design; also handmade paper for sale
Turkish Book Arts (hosted by the University of Guelph)
Turkish calligraphy - Les Arts Turcs - and other arts
Twinrocker Paper history of the mill, product list, and a description of papermaking
Type & Typography Special Edition, selections from The Whittington Press, limited edition, avialable from Mark Batty Publisher
Type Books a bibliography of type, design, calligraphy & related books
Type Club of Toronto, The
Type Directors Club is an international organization for all people who are devoted to excellence in typography, both in print and on screen
Type-High, a site attempting to catalogue wood type
Type on the Edge of History; In Search of the Wild Photon, &c., by Peter Fraterdeus
Typofile Magazine
typoGRAPHIC, history of typography, structure (and evolution) of letterforms, glossary, and more


University of Delaware Special Collections, Printing and the Book Arts
University of Houston Libraries Special Collections list of web resources for librarians, scholars, archivists
University of Melbourne Special Collections links page to related rare books sites
University of Oxford Early Printed Books Project
University of Pennsylvania Special Collections-Schoenberg Exhibit
University of Rochester Library, The Department of Rare Books, Special Collections & Preservation
University of Texas, archive of bookplates at
University of Virginia Book Arts Collections, Printing, Calligraphy, Wood Engraving, and Book Illustration


Vamp and Tramp + Califia Books, representatives of book artists and private press printers
Van Loon's, Josee, Home Page a binder in Belgium
Van Vliet, Claire , a biography and bibliography of this innovative book artist and printmaker, in celebration of the U. of Virginia Libraries' four millionth volume
Valet, Alain, marbling
Veatchs Arts of the Book, The
Victoria and Albert Museum - Book Art in the National Art Library
Victorian Bookbinders Guild in Australia
Victoria University - Libraries & Archives at the University of Toronto
Vienna book cloth, manufactured by Nebel KG
Virtual Museum Printing Press


Walker, George, Biting Dog Press, wood engraver, book artist
Walking Bird Press of painter and book artist Tara Bryan
Warburg Institute, The, University of London, book printing and illustration online bibliography and other links

Washi Arts, US-based retail partner of The Japanese Paper Place, with a wide range of Japanese paper, tools and supplies for bookbinders, artists, and printmakers

Washington Calligraphers Guild, The
Washington State University Libraries, Conservation and Preservation

Waters, Julian, hand lettering and design

Westergard, Jim / Spanish Fly Press
Wilde, Denise Carson
William Morris Society
William Morris, U. Michigan Special Collections
Williamson Gallery, pre-war Czech avant garde design
Wilsey Books a used book dealer specializing in book arts, includes a glossary of bookselling terms and abbreviations
Winsor and Newton -- The World's Finest Art Supplies
Women & Texts catalogue of an exhibition at the University of Leeds curated by Special Collections at the U. of Calgary Library
Women in the Book Arts: A Selection
Women of the Book - Introduction
Wood, Dave, and The Dave Wood Calligraphy Art Gallery, Australia
Wood Engraver's Network
Woodburytype, an obsolete method of continuous-tone printing, a gallery of wood engraving prints and printmaking
World Calligraphic & Book Arts Travel Guide maintained by Cecilia Sharpley
World of Ex-Libris, The, a historical retrospective
Write On Calligraphers, located in Edmonds, Washington
Writing and Publishing Program, The at Simon Fraser University, British Columbia
Wu, Robert, bookbinder, gilder, boxmaker, marbler
Wunderer, Gerd J., German book artist


xyzink calligraphy and graphic design (nice logo but a fairly empty site)


Yale University, Preservation Department
You Can Make Paper, a site for kids
Young, Julia Weese, Books: Binding and Design
Yuen, Marlene, artist's books and comics


Zybooks Showcase for contemporary artists' books, mail art projects, events, links...

Resources on the  Web (book arts links by category)

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