Visit the FIU Libraries Graphic Design Resources page to explore books, ebooks, journals, etc., available for your use at the Green Library as well as online.
There is no better way to motivate yourself than seeing good design in action. Exposure to these design magazines, blogs, firms, and works can help inspire you.
TYPOGRAPHY, MOCKUPS & DOWNLOADS
Typography is central to the work and skills of a designer and is about much more than making the words legible. Many of these websites provide free or purchasable typefaces, templates, photos, brushes, etc. that will help you elevate your design to another level.
Consider joining any of these design organizations that will provide valuable educational and networking opportunities that you can’t find anywhere else.
There are many tools and techniques you’ll want to master as a graphic designer. Many of these tutorials will help you develop your style, increase your skill set and inspire you to try something new.
PUBLISHING & PORTFOLIO
Having a well organized, complete, and professional looking digital and printed portfolio is vital to showcase your talent. Use these sites to help print, publish, and exhibit the work you have created in this course and beyond.