Peachpit Releases Titles For Newspaper Paginators

by Kevin Slimp, December 2003

Peachpit Releases Titles For Newspaper Paginators
With all the new versions of software on the market, newspaper designers find themselves looking for training on a regular basis. Here are two of my favorite new titles:

Adobe InDesign CS Classroom in a Book - The Classroom in a book series helps the user learn features of Adobe software quickly and easily. This latest title, specifically for InDesign CS users, is developed by Adobe product experts. Containing 15 lessons, this book covers the basics of learning InDesign. Included is a CD with files to use while following along with lessons. $45 (US) / $68 (CAD) / $70 (AU). From Adobe Press. ISBN 0-321-19377-6.

QuarkXPress 6 Visual Quickstart Guide - For users who want to learn QuarkXPress 6 fast, this Visual Quickstart Guide takes an easy, visual approach to teaching the application. Quickstart Guides work like reference books. You look up what you need and then go straight to work. By Elaine Weinmann and Peter Lourekas, this book will prove well worth its cost. $25 (US) / $38 (CAD) / $40 (AU). From Peachpit Press. ISBN 0-321-20548-0.