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Academic OneFile Database See details.

General-audience, trade publication and scholarly articles on a wide range of subjects, 1980-current. 

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ArticleFirst Database See details.
Listings of online scholarly articles that are not necessarily available through FIT; check individual listings.
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Business Source Ultimate Database See details.

Available through June 15, 2020

Peer-review, full-text business journals

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Business Economics and Theory Database See details.
General-audience and scholarly articles,some e-books, government and NGO reports, 1980 - current.   
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Business of Fashion (BoF) Database See details.

You must register for BoF Professional's student membership using an FIT email address. Click here to register for "BoF Professional for Students"

  • Register an account as "student" or "staff"
  • Include Fashion Institute of Technolgy as your school 
  • Enter name of a course you are taking or teaching
  • Add your graduation date

You will be asked to re-validate your email address each year.

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Communications and Mass Media Collection Database See details.
Scholarly & general-audience articles , short video and audio clips from 1980 - current.
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Entrepreneurial Studies Source Database See details.
Trade publication, general-audience and scholarly articles, some as far back as the 1950s - current; Company reports, case studies, SWOT analyses from MarketLine.
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Gale Directory Library Database Database Tutorial See details.
E-books listing companies, brands, industries, tradeshows, media, and organizations.
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Harvard Business Review eBook Collection (EBSCO) Database See details.
Available through May 31, 2020
600 e-books that include 400+ monographs, newly published e-books, seminal works, and 150+ article compilations of the HBR Classics series





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InfoTrac Newsstand Database See details.
Articles , videos, & video transcripts from almost 3000 English language newspapers & news agencies from around the world, 1980 - current
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Insurance and Liability Collection Database See details.
Scholarly & general-audience articles, some e-books, 1980- current
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ProQuest Databases Database Database Tutorial See details.
Searching eLibrary Elementary, Gannett Newsstand Complete, New York Times Historical (1851-2009),Vogue Archive, Wall Street Journal (1984 - current) at the same time
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Regional Business News Database See details.
English language only but covers U.S. and international regions 1984 - present
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Small Business Collection Database See details.
Trade, scholarly, & general articles, some e-books 1980- present
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Trend Council Database See details.
Fashion trend forecasting company for brands, designers and retailers 
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WGSN Insight Database See details.

Consumer, marketing, retail, and innovation trends

Students must create an account and re-activate their account every 90 days: click on re-activate account

 To access  WGSN Insight:

  • login via the proxy and then with your WGSN username and password
  • select the part of the site you wish to use from the top menu under "Fashion"
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WWD Digital Daily Database See details.

Register for a WWD Digital Daily account using your FIT email address. Once registered, the daily edition of WWD will be sent to your email.

New registrations take 3-9 days to become active.

Access WWD Digital Daily through this  WWD Digital Daily  link and not through WWD Online.

Reset your password using this link.

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WWD Online (Women's Wear Daily) [1994-Current] Database See details.
Articles 1994 - present, full text issues in PDF format, directory, runway photos, videos etc. Includes FN (footwear) DNR (menswear) Beauty Inc. and other Fairchild publications. More limited free version available.
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