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Reference items are used for quick, factual information.  You can often find biographical informationdefinitionshow-to information, brief histories or topic overviews in these items, making them a great place to start your research. 

Selected Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Typography : an Encyclopedic Survey of Type Design and Techniques Throughout History
Graphic Design, Translated
Design Dictionary: Perspectives on Design Terminology
Designer's Dictionary of Colour
The Graphic Design Reference and Specification Book
The Oxford Dictionary of Art & Artists
The Dictionary of Art
Design History Handbook

Online Reference Databases

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