|PENN STATE MULTIMEDIA & PRINT CENTER|
Thesis and Dissertation
You've poured talent and dedication into your thesis.
Now, let the Multimedia & Print Center help you re-create and preserve your important work with professional copying and binding services. We'll take great care in reproducing your thesis according to standards set by the Graduate School and the Library Binding Institute.
Thesis options are described below, and samples are featured at all of our CopyCentral locations. Please note that pricing below is subject to change; exact charges will be calculated at time of order.
Contact us at 814-865-7544 to learn more.
Penn State Binding: $30.00
Standard Binding: $22.00
Economy Binding: $18.00
Coil Binding: $2.50
Custom Thermal Binding:
These prices are for the binding strip and doing the binding. Covers are extra.
Custom Foil Cover Printing White, Silver and Gold:
(8.5 x 11, 1 sided)
Custom Vinyl/Clear Covers:
Black and White
For optimal copy quality, cutting and pasting should be kept to a minimum. All double-sided, fold-out, and color pages should be flagged.
Supplied copies are the responsibility of the customer and will be bound as submitted. Customers must provide two blank sheets for use as front and back end-sheets of each thesis.
If you submit your thesis electronically please provide a PDF. If you choose not to review a proof of your thesis, you accept full responsibility for any problems associated with the artwork or other content the file contains. Please be aware that we cannot be held responsible for any variations between the electronic file you send us and the final printed version of your thesis.
Pockets can be created for special enclosures for materials less than 1/8" thick at an additional $10.00 per book.
In addition to theses, we handle binding for periodicals for Penn State related materials.
In order to ensure timely delivery of your books, payment must be made in full at the time the order is placed. We accept checks, Visa and MasterCard credit cards. The Penn State id+ Card is only accepted at the HUB-Robeson Center.
A $25 fee will be charged for any check returned for insufficient funds.
Please note that all personal sales are subject to Pennsylvania's 6
percent sales tax.
If you need copies made of your original document:
If you are supplying all of the copies you need:
Please note that non-thesis bindings require six weeks or longer for processing.
We can also ship your bound volumes
by UPS, international, or express mail. Shipping charges will be calculated
according to weight, region, and class. Charges must be paid at the time
the order is placed. Please Note: UPS does not deliver to P.O. boxes.
Email a PDF to HUBCopyCentral@psu.edu or contact either of our CopyCentral locations to learn more.
Note: Hours subject to change. No walk-ins taken after 4:00 p.m. at either the HUB or Hostetter.
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