The process explained
Receive an estimateOnce we receive your file, we will check it and contact you with a quotation for the work and give you further instructions for payment in order to proceed with the print.
We print!Once the payment has been received. We will print and have it ready for collection. If you require, we can send it to W.S Wilson bookbinders for hard binding.
READY TO UPLOAD YOUR FILES?
- Please check your files thoroughly before uploading. make sure you proof read them as we are not able to do so for on your behalf
- Click the button on the right to upload your files or email (up to 8MB) to: email@example.com
- Include details such as the number of copies required, colour or B/W print and the type of binding if any is required.
- Don't forget to mention if you require your print urgently.
Frequently asked questions (FAQ)
Please make sure that you have set your default page size to A4. We receive many files set to American 'Letter' size and although we can print from this it will mean you have more white space at the top and bottom of each printed page than you expect.
The binders prefer 30mm on the binding edge for sewing and 20mm on the 3 other edges. If you have used Word to produce your work then standard margins will be acceptable. Ensure that fold-outs and diagrams produced have reasonable margins and that page numbers, headers and footers are away from the edge.
Ideally we would like all files converted to PDF format but we accept Word and Publisher. Please contact us if your file is in a different format.
Yes, you can call in and bring your files on disc, memory stick etc.
This depends on how many pages, copies required and ratio between colour & black and white. Colour pages will cost more than B/W. Should your thesis be prepared in several files then additional charges may also apply. Please contact us for exact costs.
There is no VAT payable on your thesis printing and binding, the service is currently zero rated by HM Revenue and Customs. VAT is charged on packaging and delivery charges at the standard rate.
Although we take great care to see that your thesis is printed correctly we strongly recommend that you view all printed copies before they are sent for binding. We accept no responsibility for any errors or omissions however caused at a later time.
Our standard turnaround time is 24hrs. Additional charges will apply for same day printing.
Yes, we can Wire, Spiral, Perfect or Comb bind. We recommend you contact J.S. Wilson & Son Bookbinders Ltd for Soft and Hard Case binding on 01223 212420 or visit their website www.jswilsonandson.co.uk
We can accept most Debit / Credit Cards over the phone. You will need to complete payment before we deliver to J.S. Wilson & Son Bookbinders Ltd for binding.
Our standard paper is 100gsm Elemental Chlorine Free from sustainable forests. We also use recycled, cotton and other types at extra costs. Please ask if required.
Monday to Thursday 8.00am - 5.00pm
Friday 8.00am - 4.30pm
No we are closed Weekends and Bank Holidays.
Yes, and it's free!
Yes, we recommend you contact J.S. Wilson & Son (Bookbinders) Ltd on 01223 212420 or visit their website www.jswilsonandson.co.uk
No, we offer FREE delivery to them once the printing is completed.