Since 1991, Hollander's has been nationally recognized as specialists in decorative papers and bookbinding supplies. Their store, located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, stocks over 2,000 unique decorative papers, as well as many traditional artist papers. Most of the papers are imported from around the world and include large collections of Italian prints, Japanese designs, and marbled papers.
Hollander's bookbinding supplies are geared towards all levels, but the focus is on beginning and intermediate levels. In addition to various leathers and bookcloth, Hollander's offers a wide range of adhesives, bookbinding tools, and book repair supplies. They also sell various types of book board and offer a unique speciality service of custom book board cutting.
From 1993 and until 2013, Hollander's School of Book & Paper Arts was located in the downstairs portion of the buliding and was highly regarded for its extensive collection of workshop offerings. Over the years they brought in many nationally known instructors and taught classes to several thousand students. Although currently they are not offering workshops, a workshops may return to Hollander's in the future.
Hollander's is owned and run by Tom and Cindy Hollander. Prior to opening their store in 1991, they spent many years creating a small craft business that consisted of handcrafting and selling decorative boxes and desk accessories. Several years ago, Tom and Cindy wrote Constructing and Covering Boxes. They are currently working on a second book on traditional bookbinding and box making which will be available in 2016.