Technical Information on Printing, Typography, Conservation and Bookbinding
at Washington University Libraries
- Richard C.
—Rare Book Conservation, Restoration and Hand Bookbinding
Binding and the Conservation of Books
—A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology
—A site devoted to preserving the art of the Letterpress.
Includes a virtual letterpress museum, articles and an online
exhibit of wood engraver John DePol.
Online: Resources for Conservation Professionals
—"CoOL, a project of the Preservation Department of Stanford
University Libraries, is a full text library of conservation
information, covering a wide spectrum of topics of interest to
those involved with the conservation of library, archives and
Disagreeably Facetious Type Glossary for the Amusement &
Edification of People Beginning a Love Affair with Fonts
International Center for Font Technology and Aesthetics
—At the Rochester Institute of Technology
History of Printing
—A hypertext document that traces the development of the printed
Modern Fine Printing
—Currently focuses on the Kelmscott Press of William Morris but
coverage will expand generally to British & American fine
printing of the 19th & 20th centuries.
- The National Printing
—The Library's collections cover printing and related subjects
such as graphic design and typography, illustration and the
social and economic aspects of the printing, book, newspaper and
—Max Kade-Erich H. Markel Department of Graphic Arts, Spencer
Museum of Art, University of Kansas.
for Letterpress Printers
- Robert C. Williams
American Museum of Papermaking
—The online companion to Serif: The Magazine of Type &
Simple Book Repair Manual
—From the Preservation Department of Dartmouth College.
- Type Books for the
—A bibliography of typography, calligraphy, and related subjects.
All entries are indexed alphabetically by title and author.
- Typesetting and
- U&lc Online
—U&lc is the International Journal of Graphic Design and
Digital Media published by the International Typeface Corporation
on a quarterly basis. Includes essays on various aspects of
State University Conservation Lab
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