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Articles in magazines, newspapers and academic journals.
Coverage Dates: 1975 - present
AIGA Design Archives Selections from AIGA's annual competitins
CAP Online Free online magazine
Design & Publishing Center includes the DT&G e-zine
GoodLogo!com Dedicated to the art of the logo
Portfolios.com Image portfolios and work profiles of graphic designers, photographers, illustrators, and more.
Renourish Provides access to resources to hep designers practice sustainabiltiy
You the Designer A blog
I love typography Online magaze with articles like "Who Shot the Serif?" and "Typoholism," font resources, font game, and more.
Type Index.ORG Searchable database of of fonts
YOU THE DESIGNER: a blog feed
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