Check List for Print Books

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Cover
__ All Images are CMYK color and 300 dpi/ppi
__ Used proper Cover Template from Lightning Source to layout cover
__ For standard color books select standard 70 on the Template Generator
__ Remove barcode box on the Cover Template
__ If you would like to designate where the barcode should be placed, put a white box, exactly
     0.5” Tall x 0.75” Wide, where you would like it on the back cover, and Lightning Source
     will insert a barcode on that box.
__ Total ink coverage is under 240%
__ File is PDF/X-1a:2001 or PDF/X-3:2002 compliant

Interior (B&W)
__ All Images are Grayscale and 300 dpi/ppi or Line Art 600dpi/ppi
__ Margin minium 0.25” on all 4 sides (inside edge .5” recomended)
__ Bleed of 0.125” included on 3 outside edges
__ Books that are 6.14” x 9.21” and smaller — page count divisible by 6
__ Books that are 6.69” x 9.61” and larger — page count divisible by 4
__ Last page removed for use by Lightning Source
__ File is PDF/X-1a:2001 or PDF/X-3:2002 compliant

Interior (Color)
__ All Images are CMYK color and 300 dpi/ppi
__ Black text is 100% black
__ Rich black is 60% Cyan / 40% Magenta / 40% Yellow / 100% Black
__ Margin minium 0.25” on all 4 sides (inside edge .5” recomended)
__ White Gutter of 0.125” on spine side]
__ Bleed of 0.125” included on 3 outside edges
__ Books that are 6.14” x 9.21” and smaller — page count divisible by 6
__ Books that are 6.69” x 9.61” and larger — page count divisible by 4
__ Last page removed for use by Lightning Source
__ Total ink coverage is under 240%
__ File is PDF/X-1a:2001 or PDF/X-3:2002 compliant

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