You may print your own thesis pages and drop them off at the bindery in North Vancouver.
If your thesis is not printed and you would like to have it printed by us, please complete the thesis printing information form below the price guide, and attach your thesis as a PDF.
PRICE GUIDE for THESIS BINDING
Traditional library thesis binding (no minimum order) bound in Arbelave library buckram. We use white end sheets and matching headbands.
Hard cover library binding in a choice of 17 cloth colours:
Price includes one line of spine lettering: name – degree – year and short title.
1 book $75
5 or more $65
Cost: $6 per book
We have the following university logos: UBC, SFU, UVic, Trinity Western, Douglas College, Royal Roads, St. Mary’s University, Northwestern, Queensland, University of Calgary, UNBC, Oxford, McGill University, BCIT, Adler.
Foil stamping: Charges for front case lettering of thesis title, please see chart/grid below.
FOIL STAMPING FRONT COVERS – Thesis and General
|No. of covers||Cost per cover|
|1 line||2 lines||3 lines||4 lines||5 lines||6 lines||7 lines||8 lines|
|8||8 and up = same price as 7|
To calculate your costs for your front case thesis title lines of stamping e.g. If you have 3 theses with 2 lines for the title, your cost will be 3 theses X $14.03 = $42.09
Front case lettering
Stamping for the front case lettering is done in 18 pt. Times New Roman.
Maximum number of characters per line for front case lettering:
– 55 characters for mixed case text (upper and lower case letters)
– 35 characters for all CAPS text (upper-case letters only)
Name, degree and year are free on front case
Thesis leather binding
$175 for one, $150 each for 2-4. Please call 604-985-1912 for available colours.
1 line of Spine stamping is free and includes name, degree and year and shortened title of approximately 4 words.
We regret we do not have the time to quote each job separately and therefore have tried to include all necessary information so you can calculate the cost yourself. Thank you for your understanding.
Quotes will be provided for printing only, if requested. In addition to the cost of printing, please add the cost of binding per book, the cost of logo per book, and the line cost for the front case lettering and spine stamping. GST at 5% will be added to the total, as well as courier or post charges.