Typesetting, editorial & digital: 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. Our most recent high profile design work was for the Blount Collective for American Bible Society President & CEO Dr. Roy Peterson’s Set Free, Unstoppable Hope for a World that is Waiting.
- Index creation
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.
Partial list of current clients:
- InterVarsity Press- Ben McCoy, Managing Editor and Production Manager, ( firstname.lastname@example.org )
- Ligonier Ministries- Thomas Brewer, Managing Editor; Mark Hammer, Creative Team Coordinator, (407-333-4244)
- Heritage Builders Publishing- Dr. Sherm Smith, Publisher, ( email@example.com )
- Princeton University Press- Deborah Tegarden, Senior Production Editor, ( firstname.lastname@example.org )
- Gateway Church Publishing- Kathy Krenzien, Coordinator, Project & Operations ( Kathy.Krenzien@gatewaystaff.com )