Bookbinder - who is and what does he do?

Bookbinder - who is and what does he do?

A bookbinder is a craftsman dealing with the manual binding of magazines, spine of ordinary books and decorating covers. He is an employee of a printing house.

What does a bookbinder do?


We can find a bookbinder in four departments of the work performed:


How to become a bookbinder?

To become a bookbinder, you must graduate from a vocational school or technical school in the field of printing. Adults interested in the process of creating books can choose a printing course or start apprenticeship in a selected bookbinding facility.


A bookbinder should be manual, patient, precise and have a sense of aesthetics.