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About This Guide
This resource guide was designed to provide you with assistance in locating good sources of information as you do research on graphic design.To navigate this guide, click on the tabs above, or the Table of Contents below. If you need help, please contact us.
Table of Contents
Includes selected databases and journals.
Includes selected print titles and information on graphic design topics.
Includes selected e-books on graphic design.
Provides reference articles on topics related to graphic design.
Includes career information, associations, and websites.
Provides e-books on graphic design software.
Provides links to streaming videos on graphic design topics.
Graphic Design Major and Minor
Provides information on the graphic design major and minor at Columbia College.
Graphic Design Mind Map
Use Credo Reference's brainstorming tool to find related terms and expand your search.
Graphic Design Research Starter
Graphic design is a complex means of visual communication that conveys concise strategic messages to a specific audience. As a profession, it entails blending words and images to create products such as books, magazines, advertisements, and electronic texts. Graphic designers use various methods to create and combine color, words, and images to visually represent ideas.
Includes articles, books, e-books, and videos
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This guide was created by Vandy Evermon with some information from Jill Luedke at Temple University who gave permission to use some of her graphic design research guide.