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Visual Communication

Finding Books

Books at Thorndike . . .

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Search Tip:  Consider trying the following search terms. Remember to use quotes when searching words as a phrase.

"visual communication" or "graphic design" or "graphic arts" or "commercial art" or typeface

Beyond Thorndike . . .

Search these catalogs to find books in libraries beyond Thorndike.  We can get most books for you via interlibrary loan, often within just a few days.  Email us the book(s) you need at:


at Thorndike Library

Off-campus access is available to current faculty, staff, and students. Contact or 207-801-5665 for the required id/password.

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Jump to books previously placed on reserve in the library or listed in the syllabus for the course indicated: