The BookWeb – Book Arts Web Resources

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Andrea Dezso -Multifaceted artist

Artists’ Books in Reed College’s Special Collections

Betty Bright – well-known writer on books

Combat Paper Project – Conserving the Antiquarian Libraries of Arequipa

Machinewithnoname – Doug Baulos

Griffen Mill Handmade Paper

Painted and Silk-screened Poems by Kenneth Patchen

PieLab 

sailorBOYpress – Jeffrey Morin

Tasmanian Handmade Papers 

TED – Inspired talks by the world’s greatest thinkers and doers

World Crafts Council
 North America

Book Artists

Crystal Cawley Artist’s Books

Dorothy Simpson Krause’s Electronic Flip Book

Focus on Book Arts – Oregon book people

Mission Creek Press – Handmade books by Roberta Lavadour

Small Fires Press – Friedrich Kerksieck

Peter Koch, Printers – San Francisco

Beth Lee – Book artist

Janet Maher‘s paper & book work

Paper Souvenir – Jessica Peterson

The Works and Texts of Tom Phillips

Popular Kinetics Press – Carol Barton’s pop-up books

Cedar Fence Press – Regula Russelle

Seven Hills Press – Brian Borchardt

Lynn Sures – artist in paper

Deena Schnitman – Surface decoration of papers

Shelter Books – Orange, MA

Robbin Ami Silverberg – Handmade paper

Alice Simpson – artist books

Thorsten Dennerline – book artist

ufemisms.com – books by Norman Shapiro

Unica-T – book artists

Uninsane – J. Chadwick Johnson

Warwick Press – Carol Blinn

Non-commercial Sites

American Craft Council

American Museum of Papermaking
 – home of the Dard Hunter archive of papermaking tools, books and related artifacts, in Atlanta

The American Printing History Association

Atlanta Printmakers Studio

artspace mackay – Australian artists books gallery

Arthur & Mata Jaffee Collection – Florida Atlanta University

Bibliotheca Schoenbergensis: An Exhibition at Univ of Pennsylvania

Book Arts Directory published by Page Two, Inc.

Book Arts Press at the University of Virginia Book Arts Web, Peter Verheyen’s homepage, with many good links to the book world

Bookbinding: Process and Apparatus

Briar Press – fine site, includes an online museum of printing presses

Calligraphy, Lettering Arts & Artist Books curated by Cecelia

Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild

Cary Graphic Arts Press – Rochester Institute of Technology

Center for the Book in the Library of Congress

The Codex Foundation

Colophon Page – great book arts links

Denis Gouey Bookbinding Studio

Dressing The Text: On The Road With The Artist’s Book. Exhibition review by Thomas A. Vogler

Fine Press Book Association

Friends of Dard Hunter, a great group devoted to papermaking and related book-arts

Future of the Book – Gary Frost site

Getty Conservation Institute Gomez Mill House. Of high interest to hand papermakers and preservationists.

Graphion’s Online Type Museum

GYROMANCY – an artist’s book project by Roberta Lavadour

Susan Hensel Design

Historic Rittenhouse Town – site of America’s oldest papermill

JAB – Journal of Artist Books

“Lady Freedom Among Us,” a poem by Rita Dove, bound by Claire Van Vliet, from the University of Virginia

John DePol Collection – Rutgers University Libraries. Important American wood engraver.

John DePol Site – The University of Alabama

Miniature Book Society

Richard Minsky homepage

Nebraska Book Arts Center

Pop-Up World of Ann Montanaro.

The Prairie Paper Project, a “how to” on making paper from straw

Project Gutenberg – full-text versions of books

Projet Mobilivre – the traveling Airstream book exhibition

David B. Schlater at Idaho

Science and the Artist’s Book, Smithsonian Institution exhibition

The Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing

The TypeLab Pages

UBUWEB – visual, concrete & sound poetry

Universiteit van Amsterdam Typographical Library

Web Del Sol – A literary arts community

Bookbinders

Cora’s Book Bindery

Custom Bindery

Designer Bookbinders

Dry Frio Bindery in Utopia, Texas

Guild of Book Workers

Monique Lallier – Design book bindings

Queensland Bookbinders’ Guild

The Society of Bookbinders Booksellers

abebooks.com – Network of independent booksellers

Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America

Califia Books

Colophon Book Shop

Dover Books

International League of Antiquarian Booksellers

Fine Press Bookshop Online – Truepenny Books, Inc.

Four Rivers Books, Ltd.

Granary Books – Steve Clay proprietor

James S. Jaffe Rare Books catalog

Keith Smith Books

Oak Knoll Books and Oak Knoll Press: Booksellers and publishers of books on books

Octavo – digital editions of rare books

Square Books, Oxford, Mississippi

Superlative Books: handmade, small press, and unusual books, plus good book arts resource list

Vamp & Tramp & Califia books

The Veatches Arts of the Book

Commercial Sites

American Graphic Arts, Inc – Binding & printing machinery

Americana Exchange Rare Book Search

Blue Mammoth Design – Book cover, illustration, design

Campbell-Logan Bindery

ClearBags– Bags, envelopes, boxes

Colophon Book Arts Supply

Dard Hunter Studios

Dick Blick Art Materials

Digital Art Supplies – Specialty inks and art papers coated for inkjet printers

Digital Letterpress – Bradley Hutchinson of Austin, TX

Dolce Press – Commercial letterpress

General Graphic – Graphics and printing needs

Gold’s Artworks Inc. – Papermaking supplies

inkjetmall.com

inkjetart.com – Ink jet art solutions

J. Hewit & Sons homepage. Suppliers of leathers for bookbinding

Kreps Bookbinding

Kutrimmers by Ideal

Lark Books – Great “500” series on craft

Modern Postcard – Printed postcards

The Printery – Kay Michael Kramer

Talas – Bookbinding supplies

Educational Opportunites

American Academy of Bookbinding (Ah Haa School for the Arts)

BookWorks – Asheville, North Carolina book arts center

Center for Book Arts -New York City

Centro del bel libro Ascona – Swiss bookbinding and design and conservation school

Collegiate Book Art Association website

Collegiate Book Art Association Yahoo group

Columbia College Chicago Center for the Book

Grolier Club – for bibliophiles

San Franciso Bay Area Book Arts

University of Alabama MFA in the Book Arts Program

University of Idaho Art Dept, Book Arts

University of Iowa Center for the Book

Kerrytown Book Fest – Ann Arbor, Michigan

Minnesota Center for Book Arts

North Bennet Street School – bookbinding

Oregon College of Art and Craft

Paper and Book Intensive summer intensive workshops in the book arts

The Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina

The Printed Page – workshops in printmaking and the book arts

Rare Book School at the University of Virginia

San Francisco Center for the Book

Steve Miller’s summer ’02 letterpress class @ The Penland School

University of the Arts – MFA in Book Arts/Printmaking

Valley Ridge Arts School – workshops

Visual Studies Workshop – summer workshops

Women’s Studio Workshop

Photoengraving and Photopolymer

Atlas Photoengraving

Boxcar Press – photopolymer

Matrix Unlimited
 – engraving, photopolymer

Northern Engraving Company

Owosso Graphic Arts Inc. – brass, copper, magnesium photoengraver

Pella Engraving

Paper Sources and Resources

American Kenaf Society – a fiber alternative

Dieu Donne Press & Paper – terrific American institution

Elephant Dung Paper

French Paper Company

Hand Papermaking, Inc. – great magazine

New York Central Arts Supply

Peregrine International Banana Papers

Primrose Paperworks Co-op – Australia

Seastone Papers

toolsforpaper.com – Lee Scott Macdonald supplies

Twinrocker Papermill, the great handmade papermakers

Victoria Paper Company

Letterpress Printers, Publishers, and Resources

Alembic Press – Claire & David Bolton

American Amateur Press Association

AAPA’s list of Printing Museums

Blue Barnhouse – letterpress, handmade books & publishing

Boxcar Press – Letterpress for the 21st Century

Bridge Press – Brian D. Cohen

Circle Press – Ron King

DHP – letterpress printed stationery

Fairfax Press – the mysteries of hand printing and type history

Fiji Island Mermaid Press

A movie on letterpress at Firefly Press – John Kristensen

Handpress – Gabriel Rummonds’ hand press site

Incline Press – Oldham, England

Kennedy Prints – Amos Kennedy

Now It’s Up To You Publications

Online Letterpress Resource Handbook

Red Hydra Press

Purgatory Pie Press

Resources for Letterpress Printers – super site

Scripp’s College Press Kitty Maryatt’s great sudents

Springtide Press – Chicago

Studio Z Mendocino Letterpress

The Fine Press Book Association

Williams Stationery – Camden, NY

The Whittington Press – England

Vandercook Presses.Info – Paul Moxon’s Vandercook World

Vandercook Proof Presses

Resources & Reference

AAPA’s resources for letterpress printers

Anderson-Vreeland Orbital VIII photopolymer platemaker instructions

Artist Links – developed for our UA Graduate Symposium

Boxcar Press photopolymer plate material spec sheet

Dover Publications

DRUKsel – international fair for book makers

Founder’s Caslon typefaces – directions for use in our shop

Graphic Chemical & Ink Company – printmaking supplies

History of Books and Printing – New York Public Library online resource

Knop’s Conservation and Restoration of Books and Paper

Library of Congress – Three Centuries of Broadsides & Ephemera

Making flat files

Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Timeline of Art History

Museum Jobs Worldwide

Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Timeline of Art History

National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections

Project Gutenberg – free e-books

Sandragraph – directions on making these printing surfaces

Special & accented characters key commands

Smithsonian Institution Libraries – digital books

The Book Art Movement, 1974-1999 – paper by Richard Minsky

Tuscaloosa, Alabama – Information Typography – Jordan Davies Ode to Type

What is a Book? – Discussion held on Book_Arts-L March 1998

What is a Print? – from The Philadelphia Print Shop, Ltd.

Type Suppliers

Adobe Systems Incorporated, creators of fine digital typefaces

Alphabets, Inc., Peter Fraterdeus’ digital type foundry

Bitstream, digital type foundry

Bixler Press and Letterfoundry – Skaneateles, NY

H.W. Caslon and Company Limited – historic Caslon, digitally

Crazy Diamond Design Historical Fonts

Dale Guild Type Foundry

fonts.com – agfa Monotype

FontWorks home page

International Type Founder’s

Internet Typeface Design Project

ITC, digital type foundry

Letraset, digital type foundry

P22 Type Foundry

Plantin-Moretus Museum Interactive CD-Rom

Sudtipos digital foundry

Type High, site for wood type

Maintained by Steve Miller, School of Library & Information Studies, The University of Alabama.