Design Resources

Online

Focusing on Design

VADS: Visual Art Data Service

Great source for historical images of illustration, design, and fashion, predominantly within the U.K.

Victoria and Albert Museum's Design Page

The Victoria and Albert Museum has a particular focus on fashion and textiles, but also offers many design resources.

Design Museum's Design Library

Illustrated Letters from the Smithsonian Collection

Information Aesthetics

Book Cover Archive

Museums and Galleries Collections

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