Category Archives: Design

EBSCOhost interface enhancements coming soon

EBSCO has announced a few enhancements to their user interface coming down the pike.  Nothing too major, but these do seem to be solid usability improvements. A few noticeable differences appear in the search results (view image). Enhancements include: Search … Continue reading

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NW Architectural Archives

Image by svenwerk via Flickr Northwest Architectural Archives http://special.lib.umn.edu/manuscripts/architect.html Started in 1970, the Northwest Architectural Archives at the University of Minnesota brings together the records of architects, engineers, contractors, landscape architects, and interior designers from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, and the … Continue reading

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Art Full Text

Now available through GFU Libraries: Art Full Text This database offers indexing for 500+ journals (from 1984-) and full text to nearly 200 journals, plus abstracts (starting in 1994), of an international array of peer-selected publications—including expanded coverage of Latin … Continue reading

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TED Talks

Image via Wikipedia TED is a small nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design. Ted.com makes “the best talks and performances from TED and partners … Continue reading

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Design USA

Image via Wikipedia Design USA: Contemporary Innovation http://exhibitions.cooperhewitt.org/Design-USA/ The DesignUSA exhibition from the Smithsonian‘s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum celebrates ten years of the Museum’s National Design Awards program. The National Design Awards program was founded in order to “celebrate contemporary … Continue reading

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