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Fashion Design: Books & e-Books

Getting Started!

Fashion Design Books & e-Books




Finding Books - Tutorial

If you'd like some extra help with finding books and e-books, try this short online tutorial.

Finding Books - Online Tutorial

This module is designed to take about 10 minutes to complete and includes lots of examples and some interactive practice.

Keywords / Search Strategies

Here are some examples of keywords for fashion design:

  • fashion design
  • fashion business
  • fashion process
  • fashion publications
  • textile properties
  • textile industry
  • fashion trends
  • promotion
  • publicity
  • event coordination
  • buying
  • image and visual marketing
  • Fashion sketching
  • textiles
  • textile production
  • fabrics
  • draping
  • fashion merchandising
  • fashion trends
  • visual merchandising
  • showroom displays
  • interior displays
  • window displays
  • store planning
  • mannequin dressing
  • display space conceptualization and implementation.

Catalog Search Help

You can search all of the library's resources in one place from one search box. Books, ebooks, streaming videos, articles, DVDs...they're all searchable from the Library Home Page or the Search Tool. After you get results note that they are displayed on two tabs: [ Books, movies, and music ] [ Journals, magazines, news ]

Search operators can be used within the Basic Search:

  • AND = type more than one word
    fashion design
    Note: AND is implied; don't type it in.
  • NOT = use minus sign (-)
    fashion career -management
  • Quote (exact phrase) Search = use quote marks around the phrase
    "fashion design"

Library Resources Quick Search

Search for Library Resources.
Type the keyword(s) in the box below then press Enter or click the Search button.



Browse the Stacks

Materials in our libraries are shelved according to the LC Classification system.

Common call numbers for this subject are:

  • GT 495 -738, HD 9940
    TT 497 - 657, TX  (fashion)

You can browse the library stacks or search the library catalog by call number.

Fashion e-books

Fashion Books

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