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Graphic Design

Welcome

Welcome to the research guide for Graphic Design!  Graphic design is the process of communicating visually using text and/or images to present information, or promote a message. Graphic design practice embraces a range of cognitive and aesthetic skills and crafts, including typography, image development and page layout.

Here you will find information on the top databases to find articles and where to look for books on your topic. We also have a section on reference sources, which lists encyclopedias and directories. Some reference sources are in print here in the library, while others are available online.