Get inspired...and brush up on Italian!
L'Arca is a bilingual (Italian and English) magazine focused on international architecture, design, and visual communication. It is a fantastic resource for architecture and interior design projects. Each issue is full of information - most include models, renderings and detailed plans of the projects - not to mention captivating articles and a plethora of photos.... More
Art from Around the World
DI's library makes every effort to be the one resource you can always turn to for research assistance, for specific design information, or for those extra special volumes.
That's why DISD has acquired several exciting new books about art and architecture from other countries,... More
Dive into the DISD Magazine Collection!
The DISD Library has TONS of inspiration lurking in our countless magazine racks. You may be familiar with Dwell and Elle Décor, Metropolis and Interior Design...but did you know that we also have back issues of magazines that are no longer being published?... More
Magnificent Plants, Magnificent Photography
If you're looking for inspiration from nature, you can't beat Botanica Magnifica : Portraits of the World's Most Extraordinary Flowers and Plants.
A new arrival to the DISD Library, this oversized coffee table book contains 12" x 15" photographs of flowers... More
A stained-glass window made from twigs and tulip petals. Chairs made from dandelions. A tea service made from acorns. A rug made from feathers. In this lusciously photographed sourcebook of design ideas, author David Ellwand... More
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