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What does printing a thesis, scientific publication or book entail?
What you need to print a thesis? Lay-out of thesis How to make a correct digital file Deliver manuscript to PPI Specifications of thesis Printproof and approval for printing Printing process and delivery Why PPI?
Lay-out of thesis Fonts Margins Line spacing Headers and footers Position page numbers ISBN
How to make a correct digital file Points of attention: Embedded fonts CMYK and RGB Bleeding Resolution
Deliver manuscript to PPI File format: Inside: PDF file or Postscript Cover: QuarkXpress, Photoshop, Corel Draw, InDesign, Illustrator, in consultation with PPI (templates on website)
Online tool to lay out cover http://cover.ppi.nl No access or experience with graphic software Upload pictures, insert text, etc. For free, on your computer!
Delivery specifications in information booklet and on Internet Helpdesk 053-4826262 Digital Doctor: Extra service Safety.net, check your files 24 hours a day Deliver manuscript to PPI
Embedded fonts CMYK or RGB Resolution Greyscale Safetynet.ppi.nl
Off-set printing, Digital off-set and POD Printing inside and cover Type of paper for inside and cover Binding methods Laminate Extra options Specifications of printing
Printing options Off-set printing –From 150 copies, perfect quality, many types of paper Digital off-set –From 1 till 200 copies, quality good, perfect full- colour options Printing on Demand (POD) –From 1 till 200 copies, quality less, less types of paper
Printing inside 1/1 double sided black Full-colour pages Pages with spot colour
Printing cover Your cover can be printed in: Full-colour C(yaan), Y(ellow), M(agenta) and blac(K) (P)antone (M)atching (S)ystem: the Pantone CV colours
Type of paper Chosing the type of paper depends on the: Readibility Colour Quality Type of binding
Binding methods Options: Milled-glued (5 +5 working days) Sewn-glued (5 + 10 working days) Hardcover