- Using a Design System
- Getting Started
- The Grid
- Choosing & Using Illustrations
- Care & Upkeep
- Using the Templates
Felici, James. Desktop Style Guide. (New York: Bantam Books, © 1991), 129 p. (out of print).
Information Design, Tools & Techniques for Park-Produced Publications (Washington, DC: National Park Service, 1998), 84 p. (This handbook is based on a National Park Service workshop held in December 1995 at the Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center.)
Laundy, Peter and Massimo Vignelli. Graphic Design for Non-profit Organizations. 2nd ed. (New York, NY: American Institute of Graphic Arts, © 1991), 47 p. (out of print).
Plotnik, Arthur. The Elements of Editing: A Modern Guide for Editors and Journalists. (Pearson Higher Education, 2000), 180 p.
Pocket pal: A Graphic Arts Production Handbook. 18th ed. (Memphis, TN (6400 Poplar Ave. Memphis 38197): International Paper, © 2000), 263 p.
Rich, Jim and Bozek, Sandy. Photoshop in Black and White. 2nd ed. (Berkeley, CA: Peachpit Press, © 1995), 44 p.
Strunk, William, 1869-1946. The Elements of Style. 4th ed. (Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1999), 105 p.
U.S. Government Printing Office Style Manual. (Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2000), 326 p.
Williams, Robin. The Non-Designer’s Type Book: Insights and Techniques for Creating Professional-Level Type. (Berkeley, CA: Peachpit Press, © 1998), 239 p.
Williams, Robin. The Non-Designer’s Design Book: Design and Typographic Principles for the Visual Novice. (Berkeley, CA: Peachpit Press, © 1994), 144 p. (available from the Harpers Ferry Center Library).
These books are usually available through interlibrary loan if you can’t find them locally. Several are now out of print.