skip to con tent

In this section

Fashion Industry

Database Link to Database Database Help Link to Database Help Database Tutorial Link to Database Tutorial See details. Open Database Details
Click on Plus Sign after each listing for details you might need--description of the database PLUS additional login or account creation information, browser compatibility notices etc.


A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | M | P | S | T | V | W
Another Magazine Archive Database See details.
Full-text coverage of Another magazine from 2001-current
Related Topics
BFL: Berg Fashion Library Database See details.
E-books,scholarly articles, extensive image collection including 1400+ selections from CoPA (Commercial Pattern Archive 1868 to 2000), fashion museum directory.
Related Topics
Business Economics and Theory Database See details.
General-audience and scholarly articles,some e-books, government and NGO reports, 1980 - current.   
Related Topics
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.

Related Topics
Coloro Workspace Database See details.

New users must register for a free account.

A digital tool to explore and work with all 3,500 colors in the Coloro system, allowing you to play with them in different ways.

Related Topics
EDITED Database Tutorial See details.

Available on-campus only

New users must request an account -- send an email to EDITED via support@edited.com from your FIT email address, providing the name of your major, year of study, and graduation date (month and year are fine); check your email for a reply and login details.

Related Topics
Fashion Photography Archive Database See details.

Images ranging from runway and backstage to street-style fashion, and from key designers’ shows from the last forty years.

Related Topics
Fashion Snoops Database See details.


Users are required to create a MY FS account 

Trend reports & forecasting for fashion. Use Mozilla/Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari and Internet Explorer (version 10 and up only - older versions of Internet Explorer are not compatible).

Related Topics
Fashion Studies Online: the Videofashion Library Database See details.
This collection includes over 1,200 hours of videos that retrace the history of fashion, clothing, and costume worldwide, covering the major fashion weeks in Milan, Paris, New York and London, as well as Miami swim and New York bridal collections.
Related Topics
The Harper's Bazaar Archive Database See details.

Harper's Bazaar (US): 1867-Current

Harper's Bazaar (UK):
April 1930-Dec 1969

Harpers and Queen (UK):
Jan 1972-Dec 2000

Harper's Bazaar (UK):
Jan 2007-Dec 2007

Related Topics
Material ConneXion  Database See details.

New users may set up an account by clicking on “Log In” at the upper right corner and following the prompts.


Material Connexion accommodates visits Monday through Friday from 4 – 6 pm. Click to book an appointment directly into their system.


Related Topics
Mintel Reports Database Database Help See details.
Full-text market research reports on products, brands, demographics.


New Users must "Register for a FREE Account". Fill-in required information. Enter your FIT email address [firstname_lastname@fitnyc.edu]; no other email address is accepted. Your username in Mintel Reports is your full FIT email address.



Related Topics
Peclers(+) Database See details.
Firefox must be used - database does not work in other browsers

1. Visit the website through our Library database page

2. Create an individual account on Peclers(+) using your FIT email

3. Check your FIT email for your activation link from Peclers(+)

4.  Log in with using your Peclers(+) account after authentication through our databases to access the service


Use this link to reset your password

Related Topics
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
Related Topics
Sophicolor Database See details.

Register for an account here using your FIT email.

In the Company field, enter "FIT," and for job title enter "FIT Student" or "FIT Faculty" 

You will receive an email from Sophicolor once your account has been approved.



Related Topics
SPARC Digital Database See details.
SPARC Digital is a platform created by FIT's Special Collections and College Archives to showcase the rare and unique materials from our collections that have been digitized. Our goal is to make our collections more widely available online to the FIT community and the general public.
Related Topics
The Videofashion Library - See Fashion Studies Online Database See details.
This collection will bring together at completion over 1,200 hours of videos that retrace the history of fashion, clothing, and costume worldwide. Students and researchers can access a remarkable collection covering the major fashion weeks in Milan, Paris, New York and London, as well as Miami swim and New York bridal collections. Topical segments visit events like the Met's Costume Exhibits, CFDA Awards, and feature interviews with top designers, models, and celebrities of the fashion world.
Related Topics
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.

Related Topics
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.
Related Topics
WindowsWear Database See details.
  1. Visit  WindowsWear   
  2. Enter in your details and click “Join”
You will need to login to WindowsWear after authenticating via the proxy to use the site.
Related Topics
Women's Magazine Archive (ProQuest) Database See details.

· Better Homes & Gardens (1922 - 2005)

· Chatelaine (1928 - 2005)

· Cosmopolitan (1926 - 2004)

· Essence (1970 - 2005)

· Good Housekeeping (1885 - 2005)

· Ladies’ Home Journal (1883 - 2005)

· Parents (1926 - 2005)

· Redbook (1903 - 2005)

· Seventeen (1944 - 2005)

· Women's Day (1937-2005)

· Women's International Network News (WIN News) (1975-2005)


Related Topics
Woodhead Textile Technology e-Book Collection Database See details.
Internet Explorer is not supported -- please use Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
Related Topics