What’s It Mean? A-Z
Corners – Traditional: Overhang shall be cut away at a 45-degree angle at each corner. All head and tale overhang shall be turned into the case, then the tip of the corner tucked in before the fore and back edges are permanently adhered. Meets library binding standard: ANSI/NISO/LBI Z39.78
Cover: The outer part of any book. Covers are generally classified as hard or soft. Type of cover effects types of bindings possible.
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