Production

Getting it Right in Print: Digital Prepress for Graphic Designers
by Mark Gatter
Publisher: Harry N Abrams (April 5, 2005)
ISBN: 081099206X
Designers learn precisely what they must do to prepare their brochures, posters, books, magazines, and other materials for trouble-free, high-quality printing.

Forms, Folds, and Sizes: All the Details Graphic Designers Need to Know but Can Never Find
by Poppy Evans
Publisher: Rockport Publishers (May 1, 2004)
ISBN: 1592530540
The extensive amount of topics includes: copywriter marks, all kinds of dielines from folders to boxes, common styles of plastic containers, typography reference, U.S. postal standards, printing and finishing options, CMYK swatches, barcode standards and more…

Mac OS X Tiger: Missing Manual
by David Pogue
Publisher: O’Reilly Media; 3rd edition (August 1, 2005)
ISBN: 0596009410
A must have book for all Mac users, including the newcomers.

Color Index: Over 1100 Color Combinations, CMYK and RGB Formulas, for Print and Web Media
by Jim Krause
Publisher: How Design Books (March 2002)
ISBN: 1581802366
A resource for generating color schemes/combinations quickly and easily.