Binding Options

Five ways to give your piece a finished look

Why people pick Plastic Coil (Spiral) Bind

  • Allows book to lay flat for easy notetaking
  • Durable plastic holds up to mail systems
  • Wide choice of colors to complement your brand

Common finished sizes

  • 8 1/2” x 11”
  • 6” x 9”
  • 5 1/2” x 8 1/2”
  • 4” x 9”
  • Other sizes also available

Page counts

  • 750 pages (375 sheets) of 60# offset stock
  • 1,000 pages (500 sheets) of 50# offset stock

Available options

  • Bleed tabs
  • Folder to hold CDs

saddle-stitch-bindingWhy people pick Saddle Stitch

  • Inexpensive option for pieces with fewer page counts
  • Can still be economical for smaller print runs
  • Faster turnaround time

Common finished sizes

  • 8-1/2” x 11”
  • 6” x 9”
  • 5 1/2” x 8 1/2”
  • 4” x 9”
  • Other sizes also available

Maximum page counts

  • 64 pages (32 sheets) of 60# offset stock
  • 88 pages (44 sheets) of 50# offset stock

Available options

  • Bleed tabs

3-ring-binderWhy people pick 3-Ring Binder

  • Economical yet heavy-duty shelf piece
  • Lays flat even at larger page counts for easy notetaking
  • Materials can be updated more easily

Maximum page counts

  • Up to 920 pages (460 sheets) using round-ring
  • Up to 1,200 pages (600 sheets) using D-ring

Available options

  • Available in half-inch incremental sizes, from ½”-3”

Case bindingWhy people pick Case Binding

  • Best for higher-value books with a longer shelf-life
  • Extremely durable

Common finished sizes

  • 8-1/2” x 11”
  • 6” x 9”
  • 7” x 10”

Page counts

  • Minimum: 48 pages (24 sheets)
  • Maximum: 1,600 pages (800 sheets)

Available options

  • Bleed tabs
  • CD Holder

Perfect bindingWhy people pick a Perfect Bind

  • Professional appearance
  • Budget friendly
  • Spine provides shelf appeal

Common finished sizes

  • 8-3/8” x 10-3/4”
  • 5-3/8” x 10-3/4”
  • 7” x 10”
  • 6” x 9”
  • 4” x 9”

Page counts

  • Minimum: 32 pages (16 sheet)
  • Maximum: 1,420 pages (710 sheets)

Available options

  • Bleed tabs
  • Bind-in/tear-out CD sleeves

Tab Options

Tabs help organize your content into user-friendly sections

index tabsWhy people pick Index Tabs

  • Content organized at-a-glance
  • Clear, mylar-reinforced tab extension is durable, crisp and professional
  • Body of sheet and tabs are printed in black only, on one or two sides
  • Choose standard clear tabs or from our selection of custom colors

Available with these binding options

  • Perfect binding
  • Plastic coil
  • 3-ring binders

bleed tabsWhy people pick Bleed Tabs

  • A sleek way to thumb through content
  • Reversed printing (white on black) appears on right edge of each page
  • We can add the tabs to your print files for you

Available with these binding options

  • Perfect binding
  • Other options available; please contact Omnipress for options and pricing

Color Divider SheetsWhy people pick Color Divider Sheets

  • A budget-friendly way to separate your sections
  • Text paper is available in 50#, 60# (most common) and 65# weights
  • Sheets are printed in black ink on one or both sides
  • Choose the color that complements your brand

Available with these binding options

  • Perfect binding
  • Plastic coil
  • 3-ring binders

Formatting and Design Services

We can serve as an extension of your team!

Whether you have an in-house design team that could use an extra set of hands with final formatting or you need full design support, we can help.  Our print designers have decades of experience bringing a piece to life that both reflects your brand and makes the content as user-friendly as possible.

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