|Professional Development + Associations||Career Development||Job and Internship Listings||Publications, Graphic + Web Resources, Inspirations|
Graphic Arts Association ï¿½ representing PA, NJ, DE
American Institute of Graphic Arts: a respected professional association in the world of design. Find, jobs, local memberships, and new thoughts in design
Thinking with Type: A great site to learn and reference typography, a key component to understanding graphic design
LinkedIn Industry Directory with thousands of organization pages, including subcategory in Design, Graphic Design as well as Computer Games, Animation and others (many organization pages with careers and/or jobs sections) - consider "Follow"ing organizations of interest (please note, you must have a LinkedIn account to view).
The Art Career Project - "Put Your Creativity To Work: Becoming a Graphic Designer"
Coroflot - Design job board
Creative Hotlist ï¿½ design job board
Design Management Institute ï¿½ Job bank for designers
Gamasutra - Job board of the Gaming Industry
Philly Creative Jobs - Job listings of Philadelphia area design companies
Talent Zoo - Advertising, Marketing, Digital and Media Jobs
PennDesign Employer Contact Database: a record of employers who have expressed interest in School of Design Students
Communication Arts Network - Trade journal for design and visual communications
GRAPHIC + WEB RESOURCES, INSPIRATIONS
Premium Pixels: free design resources & tutorials
Subtle Patterns: tasteful textures and patterns
Zurb Playground: Tools, implementation examples, and other interesting projects
Teehan + Lax Downloads: Great iPhone, Android, and iPad GUI design templates
Verify: Collect and analyze user feedback on screens or mockups.
Dribbble: Dribbble is show and tell for designers. Players share small screenshots of the designs and applications they are working on
Little Big Details: Little UI detail inspiration
Site Inspire: Showcase and CSS gallery featuring the best web design today
Pttrns, Mobile UI Patterns: Both are great sites for mobile ui design patterns
*Please check out Georgia Tech's IDxA webpage for more resources and tools
*Please note, while these are a sampling of our favorite resources for both career exploration and job hunting, inclusion does not represent an endorsement by Career Services.
Updated April 22, 2015