College Bookstores

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Best-in-Class Service & Support

House of Doolittle® is dedicated to providing its college bookstore customers the highest level of customer support. Our commitment to developing programs and assortments that benefit your store is reflected in our affiliations with the following buying groups: Connect2One, NEBC (New England Buying Consortium), ICBA (Independent College Bookstore Association) and NACS (National Association of College Stores). Through our membership in these groups, we strive to help you maximize savings and increase the value of your business.

Imprinted Product Options

Products for the college bookstore market include both stock and imprinted planners, assignment books, desk pads and wall calendars. Planners with imprinted covers generate school spirit by proudly displaying your college name and colors, mascot and/or campus scenes.

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Academic Planner Options

We offer our Student Academic Year Planner (274E and 274D) and Monthly Academic Planner (263E and 263D) with various cover options. You can further customize these planners by adding 4, 8 or 16 full-color pages, placing them as a group either in the front or back of the planner.

The planner bodies in all styles are the same unless custom options are requested. All planner bodies are printed on FSC-certified, 100% post-consumer recycled paper and bound with 90% recycled wire.

  • 274E and 274D Academic Year Planner Options
    Cover options include a full-color custom cover, leatherette cover, vibrant vinyl's cover and full-color designer stock covers. We can also print custom dates throughout the book in a single color. Get a FREE counter display with a minimum order of 100 units of No. 274E Academic Planners.
  • 263E and 263D Monthly Academic Planner Options
    Choose a full-color custom cover, leatherette cover or full-color designer stock cover.

Cover Material and Color Options

  • 274D and 263D Full-Color Custom Cover
    Customize the front and back covers with full-color pictures of your school. Send us your finished design style and we’ll bind your custom glossy, coated (12-pt.) two-piece wire bound cover into your planner. Cover is made of at least 30% recycled material.
  • 274E and 263E Leatherette Cover
    The durable (17-pt.) leatherette, two-piece wire bound cover is available in black, burgundy, green, blue, dark pink, bright blue and bright green. Foil stamping options include gold, silver, red, blue, white and black. Cover contains at least 50% recycled material.
  • 274E and 263E Full-Color Designer Stock Covers
    We offer a selection of colorful patterns and designs. Front and back covers are printed on 12-pt. stock with the design of your choice. Cover is made of at least 30% post-consumer recycled material.
  • 274E Vibrant Vinyl's Cover
    Add a splash of color. This durable, waterproof, frosty translucent vinyl (38-pt.) two-piece wire bound cover is available in red, blue, green, orange, purple, pink and teal. Foil options include gold, silver, red, blue, white and black. Cover material is not recycled.

For detailed information on ordering and pricing, download our college program catalog, browse our collegiate products or contact us.

Art Guidelines

Acceptable artwork includes any of the following:

  • Full-color digital artwork preferred in a vector format
  • Black and white camera-ready artwork
  • Macintosh Programs
    • Adobe Illustrator CC
    • Adobe Photoshop CC
    • InDesign CS6
    • Artwork must be supplied as an EPS, Ai., or PDF file
  • Media
    • CD
  • Email
  • Upload your artwork to our FTP site; download FTP instructions. Click here to connect to our FTP site.

     

Additional charges:

  • Artwork cleanup: $60.00 per hour
  • Color proofs are available; call for quote

Proofs:

  • Faxes or digital proofs are supplied at no charge
  • A signed proof approval form is required to put your order into production — no verbal approvals will be accepted
  • Factory is not responsible for errors after proof has been approved by customer