Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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mechanical fasteners

A general term applied to books with paper covers held together (either permanently or temporarily) with metal or plastic fasteners, such as staples, nails, coils, posts, and plastic or metal strips. (259 )




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