Our books are made the best way – by hand!

Please browse at your leisure and feel free to comment on what you see, all feedback is positive and welcomed.

The site is still under construction and at present only covers our student thesis and dissertation business.

We will soon be adding additional pages covering our other services, however in the meantime if you have any queries please contact us and we will do our best to be of service.

For customer service please phone 0161 295 5216.

Find Madeleine

British 4 year old Madeleine McCann was abducted from her apartment bedroom in Praia da Luz holiday village (Algarve, Portugal) on Thursday 3rd of May 2007.

There is currently a £1.5 Million reward for the safe return of Madeleine.

Click here to visit the official Madeline website.

Welcome to Contemporary Bookbinding


Contemporary Bookbinding can provide a fast and competitively priced Library Binding service for professional and academic journals, theses and dissertations, part-works and periodicals, company reports and presentations, personal memoirs or any hard copy from your computer.

By using archival quality materials throughout and by using traditional skills and innovative techniques we believe we can provide the optimum service no matter what your requirements are

Our standard format for all classes of work consist of full bound library standard case-binding in washable library buckram in a range of over forty colours. The books will be section sewn using linen thread (hand techniques) or polyester thread (machine techniques) with sewn-on plain or jointed endpapers and will be lettered on the spine


Hope to be of service to you for single volumes or large batches.

Contemporary Bookbinding in partnership with T Walker & Company

Now trading from our new address:

Top Floor
University House
The University of Salford
Greater Manchester
M5 4WT

Tel 0161 295 5216