Welcome to the Library Research Guide for Fashion. This guide will help you to find useful resources as you explore the field of Fashion. It will also provide accurate, reliable sources as you write your research paper or projects.
Extensive coverage of the scientific and technological aspects of textile production and processing indexing and abstracting books, conferences, theses, technical reports, trade literature and over 470 periodical titles. Subjects range from apparel and home furnishings to manufacturing techniques and environmental issues.
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Returning users should click LOG IN on the upper right corner of the WGSN welcome page, and then again on the WGSN Fashion page; enter login credentials to proceed with full access.
Personal accounts are valid for one semester, but can be reactivated in subsequent semesters as needed.
The Vogue Archive is both an essential primary source for the study of fashion and a unique record of American and international popular culture. Thanks to an exclusive partnership between ProQuest, Vogue, and Condé Nast (the global publisher of Vogue) The Vogue Archive offers the full run of the American Vogue, 1892 to present. Every page, cover, advertisement, image, and fold out is indexed, searchable, and viewable in beautiful high-resolution color.
Provides a variety of legal, reference, medical, and governmental resources. Nexis Uni features more than 17,000 news, business and legal sources, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790. Includes company information and Shepard's Citation Service for legal decisions.
The ABI/INFORM Collection is comprised of ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline. The collection features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as The Economist and Sloan Management Review, country-and industry-focused reports, and major news sources like the Wall Street Journal. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.
Multidisciplinary E-book collection. E-books can be viewed online. Limited downloading and printing is available with a free EBSCO account. Full downloading for offline reading is available with an Adobe account and Adobe Digital Editions (freely available from Adobe). Contains over 300,00 titles.
Multidisciplinary E-books collection. Can be viewed online and limited printing and downloading is available with the creation of a free account. Full downloading is also available with an Adobe account and Adobe Digital Editions software (freely available from Adobe). The database contains the Academic Complete collection with over 200,000 scholarly e-books.