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FLEET LIBRARY | Research Guides

Rhode Island School of Design

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Color Research Guide

Color: Theory, Terminology, Science and Symbolism

A browsable collection and research guide featuring over 500 titles and online resources about color theories, systems, and treatises, philosophy of color, color history, color and culture, color meaning and symbolism, color terminology and nomenclature, the psychology and perception of color, color in science and nature, color mixing, dyes and pigments, color palettes, and discipline-specific guidebooks on using color.