Concierge tours: Binding & Finishing

June 5, 2018
Ellie Buckley
Concierge Keys

Have you ever wondered how book spine labels are made? Or how books get special library binding? The Binding & Finishing Unit of the Preservation Department is hosting a tour which will answer these questions and many more! Laura Cameron, Operations Manager, and Richenda Brim, Head of Preservation will lead the group through the processes that transform an book from Amazon into a finished library book ready for circulation.

Binding & Finishing is located on the 4th floor of Lathrop Library. Follow the signs from the elevator, through Acquisitions, to the staff room all the way to the north end of the building. Tours will be held on:

  • Tuesday, June 12, 10:30am to 11:30am
  • Thursday, June 14, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Please sign up for one of the sessions on Canvas. First, enroll in the Concierge Project's Canvas “course” if you haven’t done so yet. Then sign up for one of the sessions under the People > Groups tab.