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Jackson Library has numerous resources on graphic design and communication arts. Print, eBooks, and magazines are offered by the Library, as well as video available on DVD and streaming services such as
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Find Print Books
Our print collection has a diverse array of books for your research. Search on the top floor of the library for graphic design books in the following locations:
NC1-1940 Drawing, Design, Illustration
Z242.9-264.5 Type and type founding, Desktop publishing, Typesetting, Presswork
Try a Bearcat Search using the subject headings below:
Books & eBooks
By Skaggs, Steven
Call Number: N72.S49 S59 2017
Journals & Magazines
Applied Arts Magazine
Applied arts is Canada’s authoritative voice on visual communications.
Dedicated to contemporary visual art.
Provides articles, technology reviews and resources, legal affairs, book reviews, and available materials.
American journal which examines design history, theory, and criticism.
Provides portfolios, profiles, regional design, thematic issues, computer advances, historical perspective and provocative articles in all areas of the field of graphic design.
Browse Kanopy for videos on the subject of Design.
New York Public Library Digital Collections
This site is a living database with new materials added every day, featuring prints, photographs, maps, manuscripts, streaming video, and more.
The Professional Association for Design
Graphic Artists Guild
The purpose of the Graphic Artists Guild is to promote and protect the social, economic and professional interests of its members.