Frequently asked questions and answers

What are the covers of the LEUCHTTURM1917 notebooks made of?

Synthetic leather

What are the LEUCHTTTURM1917 details that make all the difference?

-    Table of contents
-    Page numbers
-    Thick, ink-proof paper
-    Perforated sheets at the end of each (note)book
-    Page marker
-    Gusseted pocket in the cover
-    Self-adhesive labels for archiving
-    17 colours
-    4 formats (including the special format Master/Master Slim A4+)
-    4 ruling patterns (+ 2 WhitelinesLink ruling patterns)

What formats do the LEUCHTTURM1917 notebooks come in?

-    Master Classic (A4+), 225 x 315 mm
-    Master Slim (A4+), 225 x 315 mm
-    Medium (A5), 145 x 210 mm
-    Pocket (~A6), 90 x 150 mm
-    Mini (~A7), 70 x 110 mm

-    Academy Block (A4), 210 x 298 mm
-    Jottbook (A4), 210 x 298 mm

How many different LEUCHTTURM1917 colours are there?

•    17 Colours:
Black, Red, Purple, Berry, New Pink, Orange, Lemon, Lime, Emerald, Light Blue, Azure, Royal Blue, Navy, Army, Taupe, Anthracite, White

All available colours per product are offered in our Online-Shop. Colours that are no longer available in the Online-Shop can be purchased in specialist shops or on Amazon.

What different ruling patterns are there?

-    Ruled (Spacing: 6mm, Spacing Master: 8,5mm+Margin)
-    Squared (5x5mm square)
-    Dotted (Points with spacing of 5x5mm)
-    Blanko (including ruled and squared guideline page – except for the format Pocket (A6))

Not every product is available in every ruling. You can find the available rulings in the selection of the corresponding product detail site.

How many pages do the LEUCHTTURM1917 notebooks have?

Please find the number of pages on the corresponding product detail site.

How thick is the LEUCHTTURM1917 paper?

Please find the paper strength on the corresponding product detail site.

Is the LEUCHTTURM1917 paper acid-free?

Yes, the paper is acid-free.

What different types of calendar does LEUCHTTURM1917 have?

-    2017 Weekly Planner & Notebook (Master, Medium, Pocket, Softcover Pocket)
-    2017 Weekly Planner (Master, Medium, Pocket, Mini), 225 x 315 mm
-    2017 Daily Planner (Master, Medium, Pocket, Softcover Pocket)
-    2017 Monthly Planner with Notebook (Softcover: Composition (B5), Pocket)
-    2017 Week Planner 12 months (Master, Medium, Pocket)
-    2017 Academic Week Planner 18 months (01.09.2016-28.02.2018)(Master, Medium, Pocket)

The LEUCHTTURM1917 calendars are available in English, German and French.

What is the LEUCHTTURM1917 Pen Loop and how does it work?

-    A self-adhesive pen-holder made of sturdy elastic.
-    iteA sticker is attached to the back of the Pen Loop. After removing the protective film the Pen Loop can be affixed easily to the back cover of the notebook/planner.
-    The Pen Loop is suitable for both thin and thick fountain pens.

Is the LEUCHTTURM1917 Pen Loop patent-registered?

The LEUCHTTURM1917 Pen Loop is internationally patent-registered.

Where can LEUCHTTURM1917 products be purchased in the UK?

-    The LEUCHTTURM1917 products can be purchased in the retail trade and online in our own Webshop.
-    Retailers can be found in the retailers list on our website
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Why can the LEUCHTTURM1917 products not be delivered to all countries?

LEUCHTTURM1917 has different distribution partners in in different countries. Please visit the corresponding shop to buy special products:
-     Netherlands: EA Pens & Paper / EuroAgenda
-     Spain: ALADESK SL
-     Denmark: Creas A/S

Which countries does LEUCHTTURM1917 supply directly?

Andorra, Bulgaria, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Croatia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Macedonia, Monaco, Poland, Romania, San Marino, Slovenia, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Vatican City

How long does the delivery of the books take?

For orders without name embossing the delivery time will be between 3 to 10 workdays. For orders with name embossig the delivery time will take 10-15 work days.

How can I order a notebook with an embossed name?

-     Ordering from stockists: The stockists order directly from the LEUCHTTURM1917 embossing department. From there the embossed book is directly sent to the stockist for collection until it is picked up the final customer.
-     Customers order directly from the Leuchtturm Albenverlag. Please click here for further informationEinzelnamensprägung

How much does it cost to emboss a name?

Embossing a name costs £12,95.

What is the company behind the brand name LEUCHTTURM1917?

LEUCHTTURM1917 is a brand name owned by Leuchtturm Albenverlag GmbH & Co. KG and covers high-quality stationery articles. Leuchtturm Albenverlag is a family company with a long heritage.

Where does the name LEUCHTTURM1917 come from?

Leuchtturm means lighthouse. Referring to Leuchtturm Albenverlag GmbH & Co. KG
-     The Leuchtturm Albenverlag owes its name to its heritage as a traditional family company with hanseatic values based in the north of Germany.
-    In 1917 the Leuchtturm Albenverlag was established.

When was Leuchtturm Albenverlag established?

The company was founded on 8 May 1917.

Where is Leuchtturm Albenverlag headquartered?

The Leuchtturm Albenverlag is based in Geesthacht (Schleswig-Holstein).

How many employees does Leuchtturm Albenverlag have?

Now there are around 500 emplyees at 5 international locations, 295 of them working in Geesthacht.

What other international sites does Leuchtturm Albenverlag have?

The Leuchtturm Albenverlag currently has around 500 employees at five international sites in Germany (Geesthacht), USA (Hackensack), Canada (Montreal), Hungary (Budapest) and China (Shanghai).

In which countries is the LEUCHTTURM 1917 brand available?

The brand is present in over 40 countries worldwide: South Africa, Australia, Belgium, Brasil, Bulgaria, Chile, China, Denmark, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Canada, Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, New Zealand, Netherlands, Norway, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Czech Republic, Turkey, Ukraine, Hungary, USA.

What is the company philosophy of LEUCHTTURM1917?

It is our demand to create products which we are convinced of and enjoy using in our daily work.

What does the brand LEUCHTTURM1917 stand for?

LEUCHTTURM1917 is a lifestyle brand belonging to the Leuchtturm Albenverlag. At the heart of its product portfolio are high-quality notebooks and diaries in many different colours and styles.