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Graphic Design and Typography: Books and Print Periodicals

Book and A/V Catalogs

Books and audio visual materials on Graphic Design and Typography can be found in the 686's, 741's and 760's in the library stacks.
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Featured Graphic Design and Typography Books

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Most materials are for use in the library only, but check with our staff to see what the restrictions are for the materials you use.

Print Periodicals

Art News  

This magazine reports on the personalities, trends and events that shape the international art world. Its articles focus on art ranging from old masters to contemporary art in all genres. Regular features include reviews of books and exhibits, travel destinations, investment and appreciation advice and insights into the art world.

baseline International TypoGraphics Magazine

Baseline sets out to reflect all aspects of type, including its design, history, use, and links to the graphic art and craft scenes. Deliberately eclectic, it publishes historical and new material from both academic and journalistic sources.

Communication Arts

Professional journal for designers, art directors, design firms illustrators, advertising agencies, photographers, students, and everyone involved in visual communication.

Graphic Arts

Graphic Arts Monthly reports on applied technology for printing and allied industries. The magazine targets buyers and specifiers of printing equipment and supplies at commercial print and graphic communications operations.


HOW strives to serve the business, technological and creative needs of graphic-design professionals. The magazine provides a practical mix of essential business information, up-to-date technological tips, the creative hows behind noteworthy projects, and profiles of professionals who are influencing design.


PRINT analyzes the influence and effectiveness of the designer in the worlds of commerce, culture, and society and presents its observations within a rich and dynamic visual environment.

Step Inside Design

STEP Inside Design takes readers inside the world of design for a unique personal perspective on the issues, artists, and inspirations that drive design today. Includes profiles of visionary creatives, thoughtful analysis on business issues, and essays on design's most relevant questions.

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