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Design - graphic design, digital design

A guide to resources in the Library and on the Internet for Design students


There are different ways to search for a book using the Discovery catalogue

  • the title of the book
  • the name of the author/s
  • keywords - words or phrases
  • subject headings - words or phrases used to describe the subject content of a book

Some tips

Use quotation marks to search for a phrase

"global warming"
Use ? to match a single character globali?ation will match:

· globalisation and · Globalization

Use # to match one or no character

colo#r will match:

· color and · Colour

Use * to match different word ending

communicat* will match:

· communicating

· communication

communicated etc.