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Fashion Design: Books

This guide introduces users to materials and resources useful for research in fashion and fashion management.

Identifying Books the Library Owns

Use the Books + tab in the NestSearch box to locate books available in the UIW Library.  For best results, use the black Advanced
Search box - select Print Books from the Resource Type drop-down list.
Search terms can be broad or specific.  For example:
♦  Fashion
♦  Costume (use this term if your are interested in a particular era or place)
♦  Shoes
♦  Christian Dior



Using the Browse Feature in the Book Catalog

The book catalog includes a browse feature.  Follow these steps to access it.

When you find a title that interests you, click the title link for the book.

Screenshot of book catalog search results with a title highlighted


The complete record for the book appears.  Scroll to the bottom of the screen.

Screenshot of a complete record in the book catalog


The Virtual Browse feature allows you to see your book (in the middle of the section) and the books that lie on either side of it.  Use the forward and back arrows to view additional items.


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