Top 10 Best Logo Books for Logo Designers

In this article, you will see the Top 10 Best Logo Books for Logo Designers.

If you are a Graphic Designer, You definitely make logos for your personal branding or any client. But you know there are tons of books in this world I just share the top 10 books in this article. So many professional Logo Designers know about these books but many of those don’t know.

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1. Designing Brand Identity

Designing Brand Identity
Designing Brand Identity

I mostly recommend this book for logo designers to read. Because this book is very nice to make design & branding in a better way.

There are lot of books to describe the Brand identity, but this is only to describe the whole knowledge about what is designing brand identity, and also all thing which help to make a branding to the next level.

Also in this book you will see the new generation logo marks and also how to connect with the clients if someone asking for you about his brand identity.

2. Logo Modernism


In this book you will see approximately 6000 trademarks. This is a very famous book to know all things about Logo Design & Branding.

Focused on the period 1940–1980, to examine how modernist attitudes and imperatives gave birth to corporate identity.

Modernist aesthetics in architecture, art, and product design are familiar to many. In soaring glass structures or minimalist canvases, we recognize a time of vast technological advance that affirmed the power of human beings to reshape their environment and to break, radically, from the conventions or constraints of the past.

3. Creative Strategy


You already have creativity, now its time to gain the business insight. Once you understand what the people across the table are thinking, you will be able to think about how they think to do what we do.

Creativity is just a gift which provided by you to God, but if you will not take this up to the next level this is not the fault of anyone, This is your responsibility to make strategies for your business of design.

In this book you will learn how can you make a plan with your creative strategy and the business of design.

4. Logo (Michael Evamy)

Logo-Michael Evamy
Logo-Michael Evamy

The next time you are tempted to design a logo, take a look at this book, Chances are it has already been done. By rising the bar, the wonderful
resources will make better designers of all of us.

“A logo should be distinctive, memorable and clear. To be great, it should do those things better than the rest.” – Michael Evamy

This full-size series of over 1300 and logotypes — sincerely organized throughout 75 extraordinary classes in step with their fundamental visible form — consists of the paintings of beyond masters, inclusive of Paul Rand and Saul Bass, along with a number of the maximum thrilling paintings from present-day designers. This is a complete, taxonomical manual to the history, improvement, and fashion of identification design.

5. Logo Design Love

Logo Design Love
Logo Design Love

Completely up to date and expanded, the second one version of David Airey’s Logo Design Love carries greater of virtually the whole lot that made the primary version so great: greater case research, greater sketches, greater trademarks, greater guidelines for operating with clients, greater insider stories, and greater sensible data for buying the process and getting it executed right.

In Logo Design Love, you’ll learn:

Best practices for extending a brand right into an entire emblem identification system
Why one brand is a greater power than another
How to create your very own iconic designs
What units a few designers above the rest
31 sensible layout guidelines for developing trademarks that last

6. Logotype

Logo Type- Michael Evamy
Logo Type- Michael Evamy

Featuring greater than 1,300 worldwide typographic identities, through round 250 layout studios, that is a critical manual for each layout studio, imparting a precious useful resource to attract on in branding and company identification projects.

Logotype is truly international, and capabilities the world’s superb identification designers. Examples are drawn now no longer simply from Western Europe and North America however additionally Australia, South Africa, the Far East, Israel, Iran, South America, and Eastern Europe. Contributing layout companies encompass giants including Pentagram, Vignelli Associates, Chermayeff & Geismar, Wolff Olins, Landor, Total Identity, and Ken Miki & Associates in addition to dozens of extraordinarily creative, rising studios.

7. Bruno Munari: Square, Circle, Triangle

Bruno Munari: Square, Circle, Triangle
Bruno Munari: Square, Circle, Triangle

Bruno Munari published his visual case studies on shapes: Circle, Square, and Triangle in 1960’s for Designers.

Using the examples from the base design of Egypt and Greece, Bruno Munari invests the 3 main shapes which have a great type of quality like: Circle used for Divine, Square used for safety and enclosure, and the Triangle used for connective form for designers.

This type of book published in very first time. And this is very popular.

8. Marks of Excellence

Marks of Excellence
Marks of Excellence

Marks of Excellence published in 1977 after a hard exploration of Trademark. The history of this book is a relevance in today’s world.

In this book you will find many types of trademarks and also very old monograms, owner’s marks and certificates of origins.

the original book is packed with 600 illustrations of both rare and recognizable trademarks, logos, signs, advertisements, and the images that inspired them.

9. Logo Life

Logo Life
Logo Life

Logo Life: Life Histories of 100 Famous Logos and the author of this book is Ron van der Vlugt.

In this book you will see so many new type of designs of illustration logos and great type of infographics.

And this is only the book which find the all type of logo details start to end.

There are so many logo examples from so many different corporate businesses. This book is great because it shows the evolution of the logo design.
For example, Ford is included in this book, it shows the earlier versions of the company’s logo along with the modern version. This book is great for people interested in the evolution of logo design.

10. The Design of Everyday Things

The Design of Everyday Things
The Design of Everyday Things

I know that this is not a logo inspiration book but if you are a designer of content writer you should know about this book, this is the awesome book by Don Norman who teaches you that how can a designer live his life with there everyday things.

An awesome book that changes the way you think about design. This isn’t a technical book in the sense of teaching you how to design any specific product. It however does teach you how to approach design from a client perspective. A must read for anybody who is passionate about providing solutions to their clients ( irrespective of the product).

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