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Typesetting Services

Are you a publisher or an author who is looking for professional book typesetting services? MAP Systems has evolved over these years to emerge as one of the leading typesetting companies, which is highly recognized for its book layouting services. When you partner with us, we will go that extra mile to ensure that you get end to end digital pre-press requirements addressed with utmost accuracy


We have years of experience in creating print-ready files that are formatted and typeset to meet your unique requirements.We even consider the minutest of the typesetting details and carefully select typography and fonts to appropriately portray the theme and the feel of the content. We have extensive expertise in typesetting academic and scientific journals that often feature complex drawings, elaborate layouts, tables, charts, diagrams, and complicated mathematical formula.We make use of advanced software such as Advent 3B2, InDesign, LaTeX, and Framemaker to ensure appropriate formatting. We adhere to strict formatting guidelines and use sophisticated pagination software to ensure formatting consistency.


We accept manuscripts in hard copy forms as well as in diverse digital formats such as PDF, XML, or MS Word. With a wealth of experience in with customized prepress solutions in place, we stand as your most trusted typesetting service provider.


Our book layout design services include

  • Chapter headings

    Our skilled layout designers create attractive chapter headings that grab the attention of readers and keep them interested throughout the chapter. We integrate corporate images and graphic design text to make the book perfectly unique while maintaining the consistency of providing a similar theme for the chapters.

  • Eye-catching cover page/ illustrations / layout

    Our graphic design team creates the interior layout design, book illustrations and cover page in the most outstanding manner, according to the client’s requirements.

  • Selection of fonts

    According to the modern typesetting,selecting the font can speak a lot about the author’s style and taste; hence we make sure we find the right fit for your projects. We also focus on creating a visual hierarchy so that it attracts the readers. According to the project’s demand, we can make certain alterations that complement the font as well as render the desired visual for the customers.

  • Usage of Alt text

    Our team of Subject Matter Experts makes use of the alt text command to help the users provide alternative information, if they were not able to view the image.

  • Running headers as well as footers

    We can also provide running headers and footers that will help readers to navigate through the paginated document. The graphics and content are added as per the requirements.

  • Bullets and lists

    Our team makes sure to use bullets and lists are according to the demand of the text as well as the style. Whether you need the writing as formal or informal, our team has the right knowledge to make proper use of it.

  • Proofing and quality control

    Finally, we look out for errors present in the content through proofreading and quality check. Error rectification includes correcting the mistakes related to typographical features, style, format, font, hyperlinking, and variation in artwork. After proofreading, we go for quality checking which is done by different e-readers to ensure that the final output satisfies the client needs.

What are the categories that we support in typesetting?

  • STM (Scientific, Technical, Medical) books
  • Journals
  • Magazines
  • Academics
  • Cook and comic books
  • Legal books
  • School books (K1–K12)
  • Travel guides
  • Brochures and catalogs
  • Mathematical Documents
  • Encyclopedias, directories, newspapers and more

Read our successful typesetting case study for London based publishing house and how we helped them design the book layout and provide formatting for technical genre within a short period of time.

What languages are typically covered under our multilingual typesetting services?


  • Arabic
  • Chinese Simplified
  • Chinese Traditional
  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Azerbaijani
  • Farsi
  • Burmese
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese
  • Sinhala
  • Malay
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Turkish
  • Bulgarian
  • Thai
  • Polish
  • Czech
  • Norwegian
  • Slovak
  • Kinyarwanda
  • Somali
  • Slovenian
  • Cambodian
  • Albanian
  • Lithuanian
  • Ukrainian
  • Serbian

Typesetting software used by us


QuarkXPress Software

QuarkXPress

Adobe InDesign Software

Adobe InDesign

3B2 Software

3B2

LaTeX Software

LaTeX


Why choose MAP Systems for book formatting?

  • Appealing compositions with proper use of symmetrical and asymmetrical alignment schemes
  • A composition of tagged files such as MML, XML, XTG that are accessible through many applications
  • Consistent usage of well-defined grids for alignment of page elements backed up by visual elements
  • Our typesetters are capable to provide accurate typesetting for books and eBooks
  • Customized composition services are offered to customers according to their output needs and budget, Example- STM publishing
  • Unique and creative internal page layout designs that attract industry agents and readers
  • A print-ready file with no formatting errors and with chosen specifications of the printer
  • Professional designs that reflect and increases your document credibility
  • Flexible price list options according to different project requirements

We provide complete pre-press services including digital typesetting, copyediting, proofreading, graphic designing and page compositing services to various categories at cost-effective pricing.


How much does it cost to typeset a book?

The cost to typeset a book would typically depend on the complexities involved and the length of the manuscript. The cost would vary if you are looking for multilingual book typesetting services as well. If you have a requirement, Contact us to know the different packages we have and how you can make the most out of them.


For any queries or to get free samples of our professional typesetting and page layout designing services, get in touch with us today.

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