Since 1986, SPD’s Book Bindery has been specializing in bookbinding and restoration of bibles & books, giving treasured possessions with new leases of life.
Our regular customers include individuals as well as organizations like National Library Board, Yusof Ishak Institute, Supreme Court of Singapore, Temasek Polytechnic, National Institute of Education, Auston Institute, to name a few. To date, our team of master craftspeople have restored and binded over 2,000 books and bibles.
By engaging our services, you are contributing towards the independence and self-reliance of persons with disabilities.
Charges are $25 and up for each book. Please note that some books require assessment from the bookbinders prior to choosing the repair services.
(UPDATE) Please note that our book binding/restoration services will be suspended from 24 October 2022 till January 2023. We do apologize for any inconvenience caused. Thank you.
Types of Repair Services
Re-binding of Pages
A drill hole machine is used to create holes on the margins of the pages for binding. Note that there should be at least 1.5 cm margin for the drilling and the thickness of the book should not be more than 4.5cm.
Changing/Replacing of Book Cover
The old cover of the books are replaced with new book cover made of durable and resistant materials. Choose from a diverse range of materials for your new book cover, including Bukram (13 colours selection), Pertex, Half Bound Leather or other fabric designs.
We offer general repair of old books i.e. glueing of parts, enhancing of spine. The spine of a book can be enhanced by lining a strong layer of Bukram over it, while retaining the original design of the book.
Personalization with Hotstamping
To make it more personalized, we provide hot-stamping service so that you can hot-stamp your name and/or book titles in silver, gold or rose gold colour.