Books to get you started

Getting ready for your unique internship journey? Here you will find a list of books to get you started!

How to create a portfolio & get hired : a guide for graphic designers and illustrators
Taylor, Fig, author.
Laurence King Publishing, 2013.
NC1001.T241 2013
Make your own luck : a DIY attitude to graphic design & illustration
Moross, Kate
Prestel, [2014]
Burn your portfolio : stuff they don’t teach you in design school, but should
Janda, Michael
New Riders, c2013.
No plastic sleeves : portfolio and self-promotion guide for photographers and designers
Volk, Larry
Focal Press, 2015.
Design portfolio : self-promotion at its best
Welsh, Craig.
Rockport Publishers, 2013.
Graduation guide for design students
Paus, Moniek.
BIS Publishers, c2012.
Make enemies & gain fans
Öst, Fredrik
BIS Publishers, [2012]
Show your work! : 10 ways to share your creativity and get discovered
Kleon, Austin
Workman Publishing Company, [2014]
HF5381.K64 (CMIL Reserves)
Under-standing design : 150 reflections on being a designer
Dorst, Kees.
BIS, 2003.
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Hedren Sum is Digital Humanities Project Manager at the Institute of Science and Technology for Humanity (NISTH), Nanyang Technological University. He has developed and led various local and international digital humanities projects with particular expertise in interface design, data organisation, archiving and data visualisation for access and discovery. Hedren deals with different types of data and applies a wide array of data analysis and visualisation methods to develop research data products. He is constantly curious and exploring new ways to analyse, transmit, disseminate, and interpret data.