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Artists' Books in Special Collections and Archives

Learn more about the artists' books in Special Collections and Archives

Accordion Fold Artists Books

Accordion fold, also known as concertina binding, is a common form of binding and can be modified from a simple to complex binding structure. Learn more about accordion fold artists' books in this video from the University of Central Florida's Special Collections and University Archives:

UCF SCUA Book Arts - Accordion Books from UCF Libraries on Vimeo.


Kennedy Library's Special Collections has many examples of accordion fold artists' books in our collections. You can browse them in the library catalog.

Here are some videos of accordion fold bindings: