Book Paper and Book Cloth Many types of paper or book cloth can be used in manufacturing, binding and repairing a book. BOOK PAPER Although many different types of papers are used to print and manufacture books, three important types of paper to be familiar with in book repair are uncoated paper, coated paper and acid-free paper. Uncoated paper is the most common type of paper and is made from plant or tree fibers that are processed into sheets. Originally,…