Using a garden planner to plan the layout, designs, space, plants and contents of your garden is a great way to stay organized and get everything you want out of a garden. Syntropy on!!
Most of the garden planners i found:
Here is some information on some free ones: https://www.thespruce.com/free-garden-planners
Here is one for $25 /year from Mother Earth News:
With 11 Free Garden Planners there is probably one that just about anyone will like. They all appear to be very similar to the one we bought years ago.
Garden design software
compost everything: the good guide to extreme composting ebook by david the good
About garden types
Hugelkultur, permaculture, raised etc.