Art:A case-bound, or hardcover, book is composed of a number of specific parts, which are assembled through a series of steps. The manufacturing process is similar for most books.// Helpful if you need to know what part of your book needs repair.
Creating a hard cover for your newly printed book is more difficult that the process of creating a soft paperback cover. With careful attention to the instructions, you can put a hard cover on your home published book.
DIY Pocket Paper Portfolio by Bookbinding.com (This website offers many tutorials, including Pocket Paper Files, Desk Paper Files, Note Book Covers, Rebound Book, Bound Magazines etc)