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Graphic Design: Home

A guide to resources and research in graphic and information design.


This guide introduces resources to support your research topics in graphic design. Use the tabs at the top of the page to help you locate background information on your topic, articles, books, images, and more.

If you need assistance with your research or help using library resources, please contact me, schedule an appointment, or Ask a Librarian

Key Resources

Getting to Know Your Topic

Reference sources, such as encyclopedias or dictionaries, are great starting points for familiarizing yourself with your research topic. They can also help you identify the relevant keywords or specialized terms used to describe your topic. 

Search for a Book

For books and videos/DVDs, try the "Library Catalogs" section of Scholar OneSearch.


Adobe Creative Cloud

In light of classes moving online, Adobe has provided temporary remote access for the Northeastern community. Please follow the instructions on ITS' website to enable access to Creative Cloud Desktop Apps on your personal device. 

Design & Software Tutorials

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Regina Pagani
270 Snell Library
(617) 373-3197