In response to Illinois Governor J. B.  Pritzker’s Shelter-At-Home ordinance in effect for all non-essential businesses in the state of Illinois, Bound to Stay Bound Books production, library processing and shipping will be
Closed Monday, March 23, 2020 through April 30, 2020

The BTSB Bookstore and the website will still be available during this time.

We will be generating quotes, accepting orders and providing advanced billing to encumber funding for our customers if necessary. The Educational Resources for at Home Learning page will continue to be available and updated. There will be a limited number of Customer Support Representatives available by phone, email or live chat Monday through Friday from 7:00 am through 5:00 pm Central Standard Time. BTSB Sales Representatives are also available to assist with any questions you may have. If you have a specific individual you are attempting to contact, an email would be the best method. To find email addresses, select Contact Staff at the bottom of the page.

Bound to Stay Bound is committed to the health and safety of our employees, suppliers, business partners, schools, libraries, and our community. We will continue to communicate any changes as they arise.

Bound to Stay Bound is very closely watching the developments of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and how it may impact schools and libraries throughout the country.  The concerns of our customers are very important to us. Feel free to contact us via email with questions regarding quotes, orders, advanced billing, and shipments.

For more information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19):

How to Clean and Disinfect BTSB Books

© 1920-2012 Buckram Covers

BTSB Logo in White

Offset printed covers with
ultraviolet coating

These covers can identified by the
BTSB logo featured to the left.

use baby wipes. These will NOT remove the UV Coating protecting the ink printed on the book covers.

generic baby wipes

use any disinfectant spray that kills cold and flu viruses.
Spray directly on the covers and allow to dry completely.

disinfectant spray

© 2012 - 2020 KidProof™ Covers

Digitally printed covers
that have been laminated

These covers can identified by the
BTSB logo featured to the right that specifies KidProof™ Cover material.

BTSB KidProof Logo in White
disinfecting wipes

use any disinfecting wipes that kills cold and flu viruses.

Order Handling


BTSB will be holding all shipments until libraries are able to receive deliveries. Feel free to contact us with any questions.

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