The Guild of Book Worker's Journal is an annual publication containing in depth articles, technical how-to's, essays, profiles, illustrated exhibit reviews. The subjects cover general matters relating to the hand book crafts. Included are contemporary creative book arts as well as traditional fine design bindings and the conservation and restoration of old books.
Almost the entire run of GBW Journals have been indexed and there is now a complete table of contents up through 2009. Thanks to Alan Shalette for all the hard work he did to create this comprehensive index.
Queries and comments about the GBW Journal should be directed to Cara Schlesinger, Journal Editor.
Please read the submission guidelines before submitting an article.
Volume XXIX #2 (1991): Clasps, Schliessen, Clausuren: A Guide to the Manufacture and the Literature of Clasps by Franklin Mowery