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ATD 426: History of Dress and Textiles: Finding Books

Finding Books

Clothing/Fashion History

Use the Online Catalog to do a Keyword Search.

Examples:

clothing and dress united states
costume history and United States
(clothing or fashion or costume) and history
"nineteen twenties" or 1920s and advertising

 
Histories of countries, states, regions, counties, or cities

Use the Online Catalog to do an "LC Subject" search.

Type the name of the area followed by "civilization," "history," "social conditions," or "social life and customs."

Examples:

Canada history
California civilization
Upper Peninsula Mich social life and customs
Muskegon County Mich Social Conditions
Springfield Mass history

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Art Librarian & Head, Fine Arts Library
Michigan State University
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