Here is a list of books that I either used to help develop this course, or that I recommend for students interested in pursuing a career or college degree in Commercial Art:


Dabner, David. Graphic Design School: The Principles and Practices of Graphic Design. London: Thames & Hudson, 2004. Print.


Heller, Steven. Teaching Graphic Design Course Offerings and Class Projects from the Leading Graduate and Undergraduate Programs. New York: Allworth, 2003. Print.

Heller, Steven, and Véronique Vienne. The Education an Art Director. New York, NY: Allworth, 2006. Print.

Meggs, Philip B., Alston W. Purvis, and Philip B. Meggs. Meggs' History of Graphic Design. Hoboken, NJ: J. Wiley & Sons, 2006. Print.

Tappenden, Curtis, Stella Farris, and Luke Jefford. Graphic Design. London: Cassell Illustrated, 2004. Print.