Guidance - Types of bindings

Bindings are used in printing to secure loose leaves or pages in a book or folder. They can vary from fixed, permanent bindings to removable, temporary bindings.

Common binds:
  • Saddle sticthed (Stapled)
  • Perfect bound
    (Unsewn)
  • Case bound
    (Thread / Section sewn)
  • Wiro bound
See our glossary of printing terms for more information.