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Wallaceburg Bookbinding has been a privately owned bindery in the Dykhouse Family for over 50 years. Five senior management positions in the bindery account for over 140 years of experience and they work with a skilled and dedicated staff. Our team management approach ensures consistency in quality and personal service to our customers.

Wallaceburg Bookbinding has a long history of providing a full range of binding services to Universities, Colleges, Schools, Home Educators, Research Facilities, Speciality Libraries and Private Clients throughout Canada and the U.S.A. We welcome customers of any size including individuals who wish to bind a family history, cookbook or the repair/rebind of a favourite book or Bible. We are proud of our skilled employees’ dedication to delivering the best library bindings to our customers.

Wallaceburg Bookbinding is a Certified Library Binder member with the Library Binding Institute (LBI) a division of Hardcover Binders International. We are active members with Gerrit Dykhouse serving as Past President of LBI and Suzanne Wiersma serving on the Board of Directors and other committees. As a Certified Library Bookbinder, we comply with the ANSI/NISO/LBI Standard for Library Binding. Books bound to this standard ensure you are receiving the highest quality in library binding.

We welcome your inquiries and encourage you to accept our invitation to visit our facilities.

Associations and Memberships

Wallaceburg Bookbinding is proud to be a member of the following organizations:

Library Binding Institute a division of Hardcover Binders International
Michigan Library Association
Canadian Library Association
Atlantic Provinces Library Association


ANSI/NISO/LBI Standard for Library Binding

National Information Standards Organization