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T-HC (Trade Hardcover)

Library/Reinforced (L/R) and Trade Hardcover (T-HC) bindings are publisher hardcover books. The Library binding is the best available binding and has been specially reinforced to last longer. It is intended for high-volume library use and is made to withstand the rigors of repeated checkouts. A…

PBK (Paperback)

Paperbacks (PBK) are a publisher’s soft cover binding. Mackin is able to add Kapco covers to paperback titles for a charge of $1.79 per book. Kapco is a clear laminate that is applied to the entire cover to provide protection for the book. We can also provide a Colibri cover on any book…

Digital Resources

Single-user License: Only one person can use this title at a time. Multi-user License: Simultaneous access is provided so more than one person at a single site can use this title at the same time. Subscription Access: This digital resource is available for a limited period. At the end of the…

MASS

MASS titles are paperback titles that are produced by the publisher for the mass market. These books are generally smaller and contain lesser quality paper than the traditional paperback. This format is indicated by the MASS heading underneath the Title field on your list or search…

L/R (Library Reinforced)

Library/Reinforced (L/R) and Trade Hardcover (T-HC) bindings are publisher hardcover books. The Library binding is the best available binding and has been specially reinforced to last longer. It is intended for high-volume library use and is made to withstand the rigors of repeated checkouts….

Flexibounds / FLEXI

Flexibound (FLEXI) titles are sewn books wrapped in flexible, turned-edge covers that provide more durability, flexibility and the ability to lie flat. The cover itself is often comprised of a printed sheet turned over a thick cover stock, then film laminated for extra rub resistance. Cookbooks,…

Colibri Covers

These plastic covers are transparent, custom-fitted, durable, and provide a protective covering to books of any binding type. There is a $1.29 charge per book to apply these covers.