Book Arts Unit

The Book Arts Unit supports the Libraries' mission by fostering the study and preservation of the Book Arts, and comprises:

The Libraries' Center for Book Arts (LCBA), which hosts a variety of teaching and learning experiences throughout the year, including credit and non-credit courses, workshops, seminars, lectures, demonstrations, exhibitions and conferences open to OSU students, faculty and staff as well as the community at large.

The Book Arts Laboratory serves as a facility for collaborative research opportunities, creative exploration and the construction of knowledge through the Arts of the Book, including binding, printing, typography and papermaking.

Logan Elm Press produces and publishes unique, high quality limited edition Books & Ephemera that reflect the interests and talents of the University community along with the highest standards in the Book Arts. An open-ended electronic online Catalogue Raisonné of all the books and broadsides produced at the Logan Elm Press from 1978 to the present is stored in and accessible through the OSU Libraries Knowledge Bank.