Design Vocabulary

Design Basics Index (Index Series) 
Jim Krause, HOW, 2004.

Design, Form, and Chaos
Paul Rand, Yale University Press; First Edition edition, 1993.

Graphic Design: A User’s Manual
Adrian Shaughnessy, Michael Bierut, Laurence King Publishers, 2009.

Graphic Design: The New Basics
Ellen Lupton, Jennifer Cole Phillips, Princeton Architectural Press; 1 edition, 2008.

Graphic Design Sources
Kenneth J. Hiebert, Yale University Press, 1998.

Inside / Outside: From the Basics to the Practice of Design
Malcolm Grear, Peachpit Press; 2 edition, 2006.

Layout Workbook: A Real-World Guide to Building Pages in Graphic Design
Kristin Cullen, Rockport Publishers, 2007.

Making and Breaking the Grid: A Graphic Design Layout Workshop 
Timothy Samara, Rockport Publishers, 2005.

Type, Image, Message: A Graphic Design Layout Workshop
Nancy Skolos, Tom Wedell, Rockport Publishers, 2006.

Understanding Comics
Scott McCloud, William Morrow Paperbacks, 1994.

Visual Literacy: A Conceptual Approach to Graphic Problem Solving
Judith Wilde, Richard Wilde, Watson-Guptill, 2000.