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Books can provide:
Many books in the Library's collection are written or edited by authors with expertise in the field.
Search the Library Catalogue to find books.
Example topic search: "digital design"
Finding ebooks only: Limit to Resource Type: Books, and then Show Only: Full Text Online
A valuable source for inspiration and analysis, providing the latest (often award-winning) work annuals are published once a year. Look at older annuals to see historical work.
Some contain selected by industry professionals as part of competitions, while others consist of paid advertising by designers seeking to promote their work.
While you cannot search them online you may be able to browse or search award winners featured in selected annuals by visiting the publishers' websites e.g. D&AD Awards - browse archive.
See below for some examples, or find others by adding the keyword 'annual' to searches in the catalogue e.g. "graphic design" annual
Ebooks can be read online or 'borrowed' to read offline on a PC or mobile device. Visit the Library's ebook guide for: