Virtual Field Trip
Watch this 28 minute video about the National Library Bindery Company to learn about book binding techniques, tools, and antique book restoration.
Think about the following as you watch:
1. What are the parts of a book?
2. How many different types of book covers and book bindings can you recognize?
3. What hand tools and machine tools are needed in making a book?
4. What is involved in antique book restoration?