At J S Wilson & Son Bookbinders Ltd in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, we offer bookbinding services and dissertation binding. We are England's and Cambridge’s oldest bindery, as we are 184 years old, and customers come to us for quality thesis and dissertation binding.
Dissertation Bindings come in many styles and style variations depending on the University or College, and sometimes the level of your degree i.e. PhD, BA (Hons), MSc etc...
Many of the Universities or Colleges have strict regulations for the Higher Degrees, but lower Degrees differ according to Course, Department etc...
We can bind to any university regulation!
Your university or college will usually provide you with a binding specification but generally the binding style will fall into one of two categories- hard binding or soft binding, this is not always clear so please have a look at the bindings we offer to best suit your university requirements.
Thesis and Dissertation Binding - Collis Bird & Withey
The knowledge of craft/thesis binding has been passed down through generations since 1830 onto current staff, enabling us to offer you the best all-round service possible. The earliest recorded bound and catalogued dissertation held at Cambridge University Library dates back to 1901, and was bound by J. S. Wilson & Son. We can cater for any type of thesis or dissertation binding at our workshop in Cambridge. We can also offer quick turnaround thesis binding for last minute deadlines!