Nord Compo


Typesetting, editorial, design, digital and audiobooks: We are a leader in the creation of high quality PDF print files and ebook files, starting from publisher-supplied WORD manuscripts. We offer the following advantages:

  • Diversity : deep experience in all genres, from scholarly works to picture books to Bibles to trade
  • Speed: most turnaround done in two to three business days
  • Cost: highly competitive pricing due to proprietary technology and scale
  • Efficiency: simultaneous delivery of print and ebook files is standard
  • Service: every publisher, regardless of size, is assigned a project manager

Design Services: fully staffed design department offers custom creation of book covers and interior layouts.

Cover design services include the front, back and spine, all formatted for printing.

Editorial Services:

  • Proofreading
  • Copy-editing
  • Index creation
  • Translations (European languages)

Scanning & recovery of OP books:

  • 600 and 900 DPI to cover all quality levels, single or double OCR for unmatched accuracy
  • Quick turnaround- generally less than one week
  • High capacity for big projects
  • References- we are an approved, ongoing scanning vendor for Lightning Source and have done scanning for IVP

Ebooks: Nord Compo is on Apple’s short list of approved vendors. While ebook creation is a standard part of our typesetting services, we also offer stand-alone ebook creation, including enhanced ebooks for children’s books and scholarly works.

Read-alongs: for picture books, Nord Compo offers the creation of Read-alongs, which are enhanced fixed layout epubs with an embedded, synchronized audio track, with word-by-word text highlighting. These books are considered a great learning tool for young readers.

Audiobooks: We offer full services audiobook creation in English, French and Spanish

Partial list of current clients:



Academic/University Press

Digital Services

Gateway Publishing

Chicago Review Press

University of Hawaii Press

BookBuddy Media

InterVarsity Press

Hachette Books

University of Ottawa Press




Practising Law Institute


New Hope Publishers

Townsend Press

Rutgers UP



Triumph Books

Wesleyan UP




252 Seventh Avenue
Suite 5X
New York, New York 10001
United States of America

Larry Bennett

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