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New Media Design

Suggested Databases

The following databases contain information relevant to your subject (click the title for a link to that database):

** Your Niagara College Blackboard/Network login is required **

Britannica: The Online Encyclopedia is a great place to begin your research.

Ebscohost:To begin your research by searching within a single database, click the database name listed on Ebsco's "Choose the Databases" list . To select more than one database to search, check the boxes next to the databases and click Continue..

Proquest: Proquest contains information on multiple areas of research, from arts, literature, and social science to general reference, business, science, technology, and medicine.

Films on Demand :hundreds of educational videos under the "Science and Mathematics" subject.

More databases available at: 


Books, Videos, and DVDs

NC Libraries Catalogue Search  for books and media resources using the following Subject Headings:

Blogs  Color in design. Commercial art

Graphic arts 

Graphic design (Typography)
Computer graphics

Computer software 

Commercial art

Flash (Computer file) 


Signs and signboards 

Web sites -- Design. Web sites -- Authoring programs.
Web publishing. Web site development. and many more.


NC Libraries also subscribes to the following eBook collections  eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) and ProQuest's College Complete. Search using the subject headings noted above.

Featured Books!

Featured eBooks


NC Libraries holds the following  journals, magazines and newspapers in its collection. These are just a few titles related to the   Graphic Design program:

Advertising Age 

Art Journal 

Canadian art (imprint and online)
Communication Arts (in print) Design week Dwell
Eye: The International Review of Graphic Design

Graphic arts monthly

Worldwide Graphic Designs Services Industry Report