A binding method where two or three staples are passed through signatures, usually on the left side of the book.
To stitch through the side from front to back at the binding edge with thread or wire. (See stabbing. Sidebar - a vertical bar positioned usually on the right hand side of the screen. Signature - a letter or figure printed on the first page of each section of a book and used as a guide when collating and binding. Sixteen sheet - a poster size measuring 120in x 80in (3050mm x 2030mm).
A binding method in which trimmed pages are laid on top of one another and stapled on the left side. This type of binding will not open flat.