Products & Services Information
Digital colour and black & white printing is produced on our high speed production equipment to meet your turnaround requirements in a cost efficient way. Colour printing is often requested for annual reports, postcards, brochures, and marketing and recruitment materials. Black and white printing is most often used for exams, lab manuals, and other instructional support materials.
Coursepack production can be coordinated through Printing Services for distribution through the Dalhousie Bookstores. Please refer to the Copyright Office Coursepack FAQ [PDF-162KB] for further information.
Printer paper can be ordered through Printing Services, and is made available at an economical price through Dalhousie's supply agreement with OfficeMax Grand & Toy. Dalhousie's base paper for office use contains 100% post-consumer waste.
Spiral coil binding allows a document to open flat on a table, and facilitates 360 degree rotation for easy reading and note taking. It is used for reports, manuals, and coursepacks. Clear covers and black back covers can be added to complete your document.
Booklet-making is a saddle stitch binding method where folded sheets are gathered one inside the other and stitched along the spine using two staples, trimming the outside edge for a clean finish. A square-back fold provides a professional finish for reports and newsletters.
Laminating protects documents from moisture or heavy use. Gloss film is applied to a printed sheet to seal the document. Laminating can be used to reinforce covers on a bound document, for signage, or for reference materials such charts and procedures.