Birkbeck Printing and Binding, University of London

Birkbeck Printing and Binding, University of London

Students from Birkbeck, University of London, have recently been keeping us very busy with thesis printing and binding work. Birkbeck is a world-class research and teaching institution and is unusual in that it’s an eveninguniversity. Even Birkbeck’s logo...
Marie Curie & Her World-Changing PhD Thesis

Marie Curie & Her World-Changing PhD Thesis

Possibly the most famous PhD thesis in history is that written by Marie Curie in 1903. Entitled “Recherches sur les substances radioacitves” which translates as “Research on Radioactive Substances”, it became one of the most important...
What’s the difference between a thesis and a dissertation?

What’s the difference between a thesis and a dissertation?

So what is the difference between a university thesis and a university dissertation? Is there even a difference? Having printed and bound thousands of both, even we were confused, so decided to find out. Dictionary definitions of ‘thesis’ and...
We do a lot more than bind Thesis – part 2

We do a lot more than bind Thesis – part 2

Hello loyal readers, our summer opening has been a great success, and our customers have loved the fact they can get stuff done on a Saturday morning, this weekend is super special though as its a bank holiday weekend and Igor is also opening the shop from 10 am till...
Super Saturday Summer opening times

Super Saturday Summer opening times

Brilliant news The Document Centre is opening its doors again on every Saturday throughout August and September as well as August Bank Holiday Monday (27th). Why are we doing this? We do this every year to help students with PhD submissions – with deadlines...
We do a lot more than bind Thesis …

We do a lot more than bind Thesis …

This is our first of 5 Blog posts aimed at educating our loyal readers in the fact that we do much more than just bind Theses We are also pretty good at Perfect Binding too! Perfect binding is a widely used softcover (paperback) bookbinding method. Traditionally you...
We are so proud of our new website

We are so proud of our new website

We hope that you like our new website and Logos as much as we do, after many months of design and planning we finally went live last weekend. We feel that our new design showcases our services from Bespoke and Thesis binding, through printing and document design. Our...
Choosing a Supervisor for your Doctoral Thesis

Choosing a Supervisor for your Doctoral Thesis

The Times Higher Education website has an excellent article for PhD students. Entitled 10 truths a PhD supervisor will never tell you, it candidly explains what to look for in a doctoral thesis supervisor, and what to avoid. Written quite a while back, it’s...
London Concert in aid of Justice4Grenfell – with Banner Support by The Document Centre

London Concert in aid of Justice4Grenfell – with Banner Support by The Document Centre

On Sunday 17 June at 6pm, the One Tree Hill Sinfonia orchestra will perform Mahler’s 1st symphony (‘Titan’) to an audience at St Bart’s Church in Sydenham. All proceeds will go to support victims of the Grenfell Tower fire tragedy, through...
’10 out of 10′ for Fast Dissertation Binding

’10 out of 10′ for Fast Dissertation Binding

“Hadn’t slept for 48 hours when I stumbled in here to get my dissertation printed. Turnaround time is super quick – have a chat with them if you are in a hurry. 10/10.” This was the excellent review of The Document Centre’s dissertation printing and...