Welcome! This guide has been designed and created to help you locate resources and information in Fashion Design. Use the tabs across the top to navigate through the different sections of this guide.
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|Books||You can find a good selection of Fashion books in our collection. A book can provide detailed background and in-depth historical information about any given topic.|
|Reference Books||This covers encyclopedias, atlases, and other resources that are referred to for specific information. Go to these for definitions, shorter explanations, quick historical and biographical sketches.|
|Articles||Articles from journals, magazines, and major newspapers are the primary source for new developments and recent scientific studies in the field of Fashion. ACC databases can help connect you to these articles.|
|Web Sites||The internet can provide a wealth of information, especially from government sources and professional organizations.|
Apps (little software applications) allow you to customize your tablet to do the things you like to do. Some of the apps listed are free, while others are fee-based. Additionally, some apps are initially free, and then require in-app purchases if more features and functionality are desired. Listed, you will find some app recommendations we have come up with through trial, error, and our own experiences.
ACC Library Services does not endorse any fee-based apps nor it is liable for reimbursement of any apps paid for by patrons. Please refer to the Tablet Circulation Policy for further details.
Pose-Pose is the place to celebrate unique style. The Pose community posts pictures of what they are wearing. Share your outfit or get inspired by the world’s largest community of fashion bloggers, stylists and celebs! (iOS/Android)
Fashion GPS Radar-GPS Radar allows you to browse near real-time runway & product images. View and share the latest runway looks immediately after shows from the industry's top brands. (iOS)
Instapaper-Instapaper is the simplest way to save and store articles for reading: offline, on-the-go, anytime, anywhere, perfectly formatted. (iOS/Android)
MoodBoard-Moodboard is the perfect app for creating mood and inspiration boards on your iPad. Collect, organize, and share the things that inspire you! (iOS)
Stylebook-Get the most out of your closet - for the price of a latte or a gossip magazine, you could have a closet assistant for life! Stylebook has over 90 features to help you curate your closet and get more out of what you own! Import your actual clothes, create magazine-style outfits, plan what to wear, create packing lists and learn more about your wardrobe with statistics like cost per wear. (iOS)