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Resources for Costume Design: Start Here

Guide to Content

This is a guide to the library's resources for costume design. Click on the tabs above or the links below to find materials


Journals and Databases

Most of the resources discussed in this subject guide may be accessed from the libraries' homepage at:



Useful online resources

Costume and Textile Collections Online
The Fashion Institute of Technology has put together this compendium of online collections from museums worldwide.

Getty Images
Images of all kinds. Search by period, country and other keywords.  Good source of ideas.