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Fashion Design


Browsing Fashion

Use these call numbers to browse for books at the Cabell Library:

GT 500-2370
Costume and Fashion; pattern books, history, terminology

NK 8800-9505.5
Textile history and design

TS 1300-4865 
Textile industry, fibers and machinery

TT 500-695
Fashion: designers, dictionaries, handbooks, patterns and more

Art Browsery

Look. Learn. Create.
Visit the Art Browsery on the 4th floor of Cabell Library to see a selection of new visually rich books available for checkout.

Subject Guide

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Carla-Mae Crookendale
Arts Research Librarian
(804) 827-0367
Cabell Library, Room 121-L

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Fashion Design & Illustration Featured Books

How to Find Ebooks

To find ebooks in VCU Libraries collections:

  1. Go to the homepage of the library website,
  2. Type your search into the yellow bar and click Search.

  3. On the right-hand side of your results page, filter by Material Type (Books) and Show Only (Access Online). 
    You may also want to filter by Publication Date.

  4. View ebooks available to you through VCU Libraries across various platforms. 

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