This guide will lead you to find some of the best resources available for students in GHUM 1023 especially your group assignments
It is important to determine if there are any copyright restrictions on the images you want to use for your assignments. The research guide on Finding and Using Digital Images can help you with this. If you need further help with this or you do not find what you are looking for please contactBill, the librarian for Jewellery and Gemmology, staff at the library Reference Desk or talk to us online and we will gladly help you further.
Copies of the course textbooks are available for loan. Please click on the links to check availability.
The Vogue Archive contains the entire run of Vogue magazine (US edition) from 1892 to the present day, reproduced in high-resolution color page images. More than 400,000 pages are included, constituting a treasure trove of the work from the greatest designers, photographers, stylists, and illustrators of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
The Women's Wear Daily Archive allows users to explore influences on the fashion and beauty industry. It contains the full run of past print issues and supplements and will be updated biannually with more recent issues. Users can explore every page of every issue since 1910, scanned cover to cover, including all advertisements and images, in high resolution and full color, presented in page-image format with searchable text.
"Considered the leading collection of Canadian dress and the second most important collection of costume in Canada, this collection has grown since 1957 to contain some 18,900 items of dress and accessories"
IF you are not a U of T student or alumni books are not available to be borrowed. Most U of T libraries including those at the ROM are open to researchers for in-library use. * Robarts library is not open to the public.