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Available to Art Market Studies graduate students only.
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Open access database covering Canadian art history, archaeology, art conservation, history, museum studies, intellectual property, and the natural sciences, including (among others) Artefacts Canada, Artists in Canada, Canadian Heritage Information Network's Data Dictionaries, and Canadian Heritage Information Network's e-News.
A digital repository consisting of over 100,000 images, including FIT student and faculty work, exhibitions, and instructional resources.
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).
A collection of articles, case studies, transcripts, videos, and images from a range of publications, including peer-reviewed, scholarly, industry-focused, and general audience from 1980 to present.
Harper's Bazaar is the world’s oldest continuously published fashion magazine, with coverage starting in 1867 to present with additional access to the UK edition from 1929-2015, both of which are fully indexed and searchable.
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
Full text of Grove Art Online, Benezit Dictionary of Artists, The Oxford Companion to Western Art,
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, and Encyclopedia of Aesthetics.
There is a 3-user limit to this database -- please log off when you are finished.
Searches 8 Databases at once:
- Dissertations & Theses @ Fashion Institute of Technology
- The Harper's Bazaar Archive (1867 - current)
- ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times (1851 - 2014)
- The Vogue Archive (1892-current)
- The Vogue Italia Archive (1964 - current)
- The Wall Street Journal (1984 - current)
- Women's Magazine Archive (1846 - 2005)
- The Women's Wear Daily Archive (1910-current)
We have full-text access to the following Taylor & Francis publications:
Costume (2012-2016; see Edinburgh University Press for 2000-current)
Trend reports & forecasting for fashion
Students must create an account and re-activate their account every 90 days: click to re-activate account
To access WGSN Lifetyle & Interiors and 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"
Full-text coverage of Woman’s Wear Daily from 1994 - current.