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Design: Research Support at CMU Libraries

This research guide is designed to provide help locating materials and resources in the fields taught in the School of Design.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar

Configure Google Scholar so you can access CMU licensed materials.

Citation Management Tools



Important Databases for Design

More options are available at Databases A-Z by Subject: Design

Subject and Interdisciplinary Databases

Design Journals

Journal Search

Print copies of current design journals are shelved on the 4th floor of Hunt Library (FA-JOUR-4). Some current titles and past issues of design journals are shelved on the 3rd floor.

Selected Titles

Sage Research Methods

Sage Research Methods

Other Reference Materials