designinform is an invaluable resource for research into the history of modern design and the applied arts.

It consists of three linked databases:

  • Design Abstracts Retrospective (DAR) – a retrospective journal abstracting and indexing service
  • ReVIEW - digitized, searchable versions of nineteenth and early twentieth century art journals



Design Research Publications

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