IDCResources2011 - University of Oregon

University of Oregon
Applied Information Management Master's Degree Program
Information Design and Communication
Course Materials
Spring 2011
Articles and Books
Adam, P. S. (n.d.). Color, contrast & dimension in news design [Interactive web site].
Leipzig, Germany, Verlagsgruppe Donier. Retrieved from
Bear, J. H. (n.d.). Introduction to the principles of design: Class 1: The big picture.
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Chapman, C. (2010, February 3). Everything you need to know about image compression.
Noupe. Retrieved from
Chastain, S. (n.d.). Getting started scanning: Introduction to scanning.
Retrieved from
CollegeHumor (Producer). (n.d.). Font conference [Video clip]. United States.
Cox, J., Preppernau, J., & Atkinson, C. (2008). The Presentation toolkit: Microsoft
PowerPoint 2007 step by step and beyond bullet points. Redmond, WA: Microsoft
Eisenberg, J. D. (2003, September 17). Introduction to XML. Digital Web Magazine.
Retrieved from
Generaldisarray. (2006, April 14). Ten things every Microsoft Word user should know [Web
log post]. Retrieved from
Grok Dot Com. (n.d.). Color me calm? [Web log post]. Retrieved from
Horton, W., & Horton, K. (1999, Fall). Picture-perfect proposals: Putting visual literacy to
work. Proposal Management, 19-30.
Hustwit, G. (Director) (2007). Helvetica. United States: Pixelfilm.
Jones, H. (2010, February 3). The principle of contrast in web design. Web Design Ledger.
Retrieved from
Kirsanov, D. (n.d.). Typography. In WebReference online web development site. Retrieved
Kurtus, R. (2006, December 8). Goals of a pubic speaker. Retrieved from
Kurtus, R. (2005, August 1). Know your audience before speaking to a group. Retrieved
Kurtus, R. (2001, December 22). Overcome the fear of speaking to groups. Retrieved from
Lyman, P., Varian, H. Swearingen, K., Charles, P., Good, N., Jordan, L.L., & Pal, J. (2003,
October 27). How much information 2003? Berkeley, CA: School of Information
Management and Systems, University of California at Berkeley. Retrieved from
Marks, T. MINE, Origin, & Sutton, T. (2009). Color harmony compendium: A complete color
reference for designers of all types. Beverly, MA: Rockport Publishers.
ISBN: 1592535909 or 978-1592535903.
McCandless, D. (2010, July). David McCandless: The beauty of data visualization [video
clip]. Retrieved
McCandless, D. (2009). The visual miscellaneum: A colorful guide to the world’s most
consequential trivia. New York, NY: Collins Design. ISBN: 0061748366 or 9780061748363.
McIlory, T., & Walter, M. (2003, October 17). Whatever happened to cross-media
publishing? Retrieved from
Muther, C. (2009, March 19). What is the color of hope? The Boston Globe. Retrieved from
Rajamanickam, V. (2007, November 27). Infographics: Being and doing (Part I). Retrieved
Rajamanickam, V. (2007, December 7). Infographics: Being and doing (Part II). Retrieved
Reynolds, G. (2011). The naked presenter: Developing powerful presentations with or
without slides. Berkeley, CA: New Riders, 2011.
Reynolds, G. (2010). Presentation zen design: simple design principles and techniques to
enhance your presentations. Berkeley, CA: New Riders.
Reynolds, G. (2008). Presentation zen: Simple ideas on presentation design and delivery.
Berkeley, CA: New Riders. ISBN: 0321525655 or 978-0321525659.
Reynolds, G. (2005). Top ten slide tips. Retrieved from
Reynolds, G. (2005, September 5). What is good PowerPoint design? [Web log entry].
Retrieved from
Rosenberg, S. (1997, March 10). The data artist. Retrieved from
Saleem, M. (2010, February 10). Visualizing 6 years of Facebook. Mashable: The Social
Media Guide. Retrieved from
Simlinger, P. (2007, August 31). Information design: Core competencies: What information
designers know and can do. Vienna, Austria: International Institute for Information
Design. Retrieved from
Spiekermann, E., & Ginger, E.M. (2002). Stop stealing sheep & find out how type works
(2nd ed.). Berkeley: CA: Adobe Press. ISBN: 201703394 or 978-0201703399.
Squire, V., Wilberg, H.P., & Forssman, F. (2007). Getting it right with type: The dos and
don’ts of typography. London, England: Laurence King Publishers. ISBN: 185694747
or 978-1856694742.
Talbott, D. (n.d.). So where are all the information designers? Retrieved from
Tufte, E. (1990). Envisioning information. Cheshire, CT: Graphics Press. ISBN: 0961392118
or 978-0961392118.
Tufte, E. (2004). Sparklines: Theory and practice. Retrieved from
Tufte, E. (2001). The visual display of quantitative information. Cheshire, CT: Graphics
Press. ISBN: 0961392142 or 978-0961392147.
Utko, J. (2009, February). Jacek Utko designs to save newspapers [Video clip]. Retrieved
Visocky O'Grady, J., & Visocky O'Grady, K. (2008). The information design handbook
Cincinnati, OH: HOW Books.
Walker, A, (2001, February 26). 4 simple steps to coloring your WWWorld! [Web log post].
Retrieved from
Walters, L. (1993). Secrets of successful speakers: How you can motivate, captivate, and
persuade. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Trade. ISBN: 0070680345 or 9780070680340.
Webmonkey Staff. (2010, February 15). Web typography tutorial. Retrieved from
Webmonkey Staff. (2010, February 15). Web typography tutorial: Lesson 1. Retrieved from
Webmonkey Staff. (2010, February 15). Web typography tutorial: Lesson 2. Retrieved from
Williams, R. (2003). The Mac is not a typewriter (2nd ed.). Berkeley, A: Peachpit Press.
ISBN: 0201782634 or 978-0201782639.
Xerox. (1998). How well do you know the hidden language of color? Retrieved from
Zelazny, G. (2006). Say it with presentations: How to design and deliver successful
business presentations [Revised and expanded edition.]. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill
Web Sites - Scanning Tutorials for Image and Document Scanning
Adobe Fonts
Before&After: How to design cool stuff (brainstorming site)
Counter Space: A website dedicated to typography and its history
Esperfonto Typeface Selection System
International Institute for Information Design's Web Reference designer portal
Lemongraphic - site with examples of information graphics
School for Champions
Seeking Refuge: A glance at Refugees - example of information graphic - Mind Mapping
Web Page Design for Designers
Xerox Color Connection