To locate books on specific topics, search the Library Catalog. Begin with a keyword search (e.g. "cotton fabrics," "fashion design," "green design and textile"); Use the truncation symbol to retrieve alternate forms of a word (e.g., textile* and environment* will find textile or textiles and environment, environmental, environmentally, etc.). Click on a title of interest and follow the subject heading links in the cataloging record to locate other books on the same topic.
Fashion Sourcebooks (Book series with volumes covering the 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s.)
Fashionable Clothing from the Sears Catalogs (Book series covering the 1930s through the early 1980s.)