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Graphic Arts and Design: Home


Graphic Arts and Design is the art or profession of using design elements (such as typography and images) to convey information or create an effect (Merriam-Webster). 

This research guide provides a curated set of research materials in Graphic Arts and Design. While this is a great place to start your research journey, please explore our numerous other resources provided by the Ocean County College Library.

For more information on the Graphic Arts, Design, and Media program, please visit the Graphic Arts and Design homepage

OCC Catalog

Use the OCC Catalog to find books and articles in the library:

Where to Start

Selected Books

Browse the Stacks

If you want to browse the shelves, you'll find books relating to Graphic Arts and Design in these ranges:

650s: Management and Public Relations

  • 659: Advertising and Public Relations

740s: Graphic Arts and Decorative Arts

  • 740: Graphic Arts
  • 741: Drawing and Drawings
  • 742: Perspective in Drawing
  • 744: Communication Design and Visual Design

770s: Photography, Computer Art, Film, and Video

  • 776: Computer Art (Digital Art)