Berg Fashion LibraryOffers fully cross-searchable access to a range of Berg content collections, including the Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion online, e-books, reference works, images,etc.
ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM)ARTbibliographies Modern contains abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews. The scope of ARTbibliographies Modern extends from artists and movements beginning with Impressionism in the late 19th century, up to the most recent works and trends in the late 20th century. Photography is covered from its invention in 1839 to the present.
A particular emphasis is placed upon adding new and lesser-known artists and on the coverage of foreign-language literature. Approximately 13,000 new entries are added each year.
ARTbibliographies Modern covers all aspects of modern and contemporary art, including performance art and installation works, video art, computer and electronic art, body art, graffiti, artists' books, theater arts, crafts, jewelry, illustration, and more, as well as the traditional fine arts of painting, printmaking, sculpture, and drawing.
This web version of the database covers volume years 1974 to the present.
Fashion Studies Online: The Videofashion LibraryThis collection contains over 1,200 hours of videos that retrace the history of fashion, clothing, and costume worldwide. Students and researchers can access a remarkable collection covering the major fashion weeks in Milan, Paris, New York and London, as well as Miami swim and New York bridal collections. Topical segments visit events like the Met's Costume Exhibits, CFDA Awards, and feature interviews with top designers, models, and celebrities of the fashion world.
Contains streaming video content in English and French / Français.
French Revolution Digital Archive (FRDA)The French Revolution Digital Archive (FRDA) is a multi-year collaboration of the Stanford University Libraries and the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BnF) to produce a digital searchable database of the key research sources of the French Revolution. The archive is based around two main resources, the Archives parlementaires and a vast corpus of images first brought together in 1989 and known as the Images de la Revolution française.
WGSN FashionWGSN Fashion is the world’s leading online trend forecasting, analysis and research service. It provides creative content, tools and business intelligence to the apparel, style, beauty, design and retail industries. It includes over 22 million images.
Vogue (US Edition)The complete run of Vogue magazine (US edition), from 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color page images. Every page, advertisement, cover and fold-out has been included, with rich indexing enabling you to find images by garment type, designer and brand names. It preserves the work of the world's greatest fashion designers, stylists and photographers and provides a unique historical record of American and international fashion, culture and society.
Vogue ItaliaThe complete run of Vogue Italia – one of the most influential and renowned international editions of Vogue – from its launch in 1964 to the present. Recognized as the least commercial and most artistic edition, it has a tradition of innovation and bold treatment of current issues and events. Vogue Italia’s appeal and influence is international, with almost half of its print issues typically being sold outside of Italy. Coverage: 1964 - current
JSTORJSTOR contains fulltext academic journals in the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Sciences. JSTOR provides complete journal backruns from the
date of initial publication up to a date defined, on a publisher by publisher
basis, by a "moving wall". The moving wall is a fixed period of time ranging, in
most cases, from 2 to 5 years, that defines the gap between the most recently
published issue and the date of the most recent issues available in JSTOR.
Design & Applied Arts Index (DAII)A leading source of abstracts and bibliographic records for articles, news items, and reviews published in Design and Applied Arts periodicals from 1973 onwards. Topics include ceramics, glass, jewellery, wood, metalsmithing, graphic design, fashion and clothing, textiles, furniture, interior design, architecture, computer aided design, Web design, computer-generated graphics, animation, product design, industrial design, garden design, and landscape architecture.
Bloomsbury Design LibraryThis database provides scholarly coverage of design and crafts worldwide, from 1500 BCE to the present day. It contains reference and book content, museum object images, and allows students and academics to explore the history and context of influential design schools, people, periods, places, and disciplines.
Springer MaterialsThis is the world’s largest database for the identification of physical and chemical properties in Materials Science. It covers data from Materials Science, Physics, Physical and Inorganic Chemistry, Engineering and other related fields. It supports research in the fields of bulk and fine chemical manufacturing, petroleum and petrochemicals, semiconductors and electronic materials, optical metals, ceramics, polymer synthesis and processing, and materials for fuels and energy application.
Fields covered include: aeronautics; applied physics; bioengineering and medical equipment; chemical engineering; polymers and food technology; computers and robotics; civil, structural, control, electrical, electronics, and environmental engineering; energy technology and petroleum engineering; industrial engineering; information science; light and optical technology; marine engineering; mechanical, mining, and metallurgic engineering; materials science; nuclear engineering; and transportation.
Textile Technology IndexAlso known as: |Textile Technology Digest| Originally published as Textile Technology Digest. Provides international coverage of the literature of textiles and related subjects. Coverage includes the various aspects of textile production and processing, and the automation and management systems of these operations. Coverage also includes many of the major resources of the apparel, home furnishings, flooring, and polymer industries.
IHS StandardsAn index of industry standards from 15 organizations, and bibliographic information on over 1.6 million standards from approximately 450 organizations worldwide. NOTE: Full text access for ISO Standards only.
IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
ISA - International Society of Automation
ISO - International Organization for Standardization
NACE - National Association of Corrosion Engineers
NFPA - National Fire Protection Association
SAE J - Society of Automotive Engineers J (Ground Vehicle) Standards
TAPPI - Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry
CGSB Textile Test MethodsAlso known as: |Textile Test Methods| CGSB Textile Test Methods is a set of standard methods for the technical analysis, determination, and testing of characteristics of textiles, fabrics, yarns, wool, threads, and related fibres and materials. The Methods are approved by the Canadian General Standards Board.
World TextilesAccess to this database ended on December 31, 2020, due to budget cuts
ARTstorThe ARTstor Digital Library is a collection of digital images of art, architecture and design from a number of books (notably art history survey texts), museums, archives, and slide collections.
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Filmakers Library OnlineA collection of documentaries on a number of subjects, including race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. It presents points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide.
Films on DemandContains instructional and educational streaming videos from sources such as Films for the Humanities & Sciences and Cambridge Educational in addition to a number of news outlets such as PBS, CNBC, and National Geographic.
Theatre in VideoThis database provides video content types used in theatre education (filmed stage performances, master classes, documentaries, and training material) with teaching tools (playlists, video clips, on-screen transcripts).
Sociological AbstractsSociological Abstracts (1952 to the present) provides access to the
world's literature in sociology and related disciplines, including social
welfare, social planning, social policy and development. It covers articles from
over 2,000 journals, conference papers, dissertations, book reviews and selected
sociology books. It covers both the theoretical and applied aspects of sociology.
Gender Studies DatabaseAlso known as: |Men's Studies|Women's Studies International| Combines NISC's Women's Studies International and Men's Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues. Also includes relevant contributions from NISC?s Child Development & Adolescent Studies as well as Family & Society Studies Worldwide databases.
America: History and Life with Full TextAmerica: History and Life with Full Text covers all aspects of the history of Canada and the United States from prehistorical times to the present. Coverage is very broad and takes in many areas including: popular culture, anthropology, folklore, sociology, cultural studies, business, the arts, law, education and genealogy. Published since 1964.
Historical Abstracts with Full TextHistorical Abstracts with Full Text covers world history from 1450 to the present, excluding the United States and Canada. Coverage is very broad and takes in many areas including: religion, anthropology, sociology, cultural studies, political science, the arts, law, education and geneology. Published since 1954.