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Though Auraria Library has access to thousands of online and print materials, no library has everything. However, it's likely you can get access to an item through other sources!
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Books on Communication Design
The Auraria Library has an extensive and up-to-date collection of books and other materials on Communication Design. Please note that it's still generally referred to as "graphic design" in our catalog and other resources.
Try searching our catalog, Skyline. This will find books, ebooks, and DVDs, but NOT articles. Enter the term "graphic design" (in quotation marks). You can also try more specialized terms like typography.
Here are a few sample books on graphic design: