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ABC-CLIO eBook Collection Database See details.

ABC-CLIO contains hundreds of e-books coveing a multitude of popular culture topics, including cinema, literature, sports, and research topics. An audio device feature is included for every article/book.

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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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Archive on Demand Database See details.
Archive on Demand is an online video platform created by the FIT Library, including videos of lectures and events that occur on campus available online to the FIT community and the general public.
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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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Associates Programs Source Database See details.
Contains a variety of topics of general interest from trade publications as well as popular magazines.
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Britannica Academic Edition Database See details.
 Encyclopedia with a searchable and browsable collection of authoritative references, including Britannica's latest articles, hundreds of articles not found in the print Britannica, Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary (Tenth Edition), the Britannica Book of the Year, and links to non-Britannica sites curated by Britannica editors.
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Credo Database See details.
Online reference library containing full-text dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference books.
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DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals Database See details.
Provides full-text open access journals covering all scientific and scholarly subjects. To be included in the DOAJ, journals must use a funding model that does not charge readers or their institutions for access and must exercise peer-review or editorial quality control.
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Dissertations & Theses @ Fashion Institute of Technology (ProQuest) Database See details.
Provides access to the dissertations and theses produced by students at FIT.
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EBSCOhost eBook Collection Database Database Tutorial See details.
Contains full text books, such as reference works, scientific monographs, literature and fiction.
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EBooks (FirstSearch) Database See details.
Listings of e-books that are not necessarily available through FIT; check individual listings. 
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Educator's Reference Complete  Database See details.
Provides full text coverage of education periodicals and reports.
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Fairchild Books Library Database See details.

Includes textbooks.

Ebooks covering a full spectrum of topics in fashion including construction, draping, fashion business management, history, illustration, journalism, marketing, promotion, theory, pattern making, styling, product development, sustainable fashion, textiles, and more.

Full-text versions of books from the fashion textbook publisher, Fairchild Books.

 

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FIT Library YouTube Video Channel Database See details.
Video tutorials covering FIT Library services, collections, and database access including how-tos for researching specific subjects.
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Fuente Académica Plus Database See details.
Over 1,600 Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly and popular sources from Latin America, Spain, and Portugal covering a wide range of subjects, including history, economics, literature, sociology, and law, available as full-text PDFs.
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Gale Academic OneFile Database See details.

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints Database See details.
Articles, essays, videos, statistics, maps etc. about recent and current social issues.
 
 
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Gale In Context: Middle School Database See details.
For Middle school students. A collection of videos, newspapers, magazines and primary sources on topics of literature, science, social studies, and history.
 
 
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Gale Directory Library Database See details.
Tool for searching across directory e-books that list associations, companies, brands, industries, tradeshows, media, and organizations.
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Gale eBooks Database See details.
Searchable e-books providing quick information on a variety of topics including business, history, countries of the world, science, education, multicultural studies, social science, and more.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library Database See details.
Searchable e-books providing quick information on a variety of topics including business, history, countries of the world, science, education, multicultural studies, social science, and more.
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Gale Business Collection Database See details.
Peer-reviewed, scholarly, popular, and trade publications across business-related topics, including company information, accounting, business theory, economics, management, marketing and more from 1980 to present.
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Gale General OneFile Database See details.
Offering more than 14,000 titles including peer-reviewed, scholarly, general interest, and trade publications on an array of topics including science & medicine, business, economics, literature, drama, politics, careers, technology, and more from 1980 to present.
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Gale OneFile: Educator's Reference Complete Database See details.
Provides full text coverage of education periodicals and reports.
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Gale OneFile: News Database See details.

Full-text database consisting of several New York State newspapers as well as over 1,000 major regional, national, and local newspapers and feeds from other parts of the United States.

 

 

 

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Gale OneFile: Popular Magazines Database See details.
General-audience and scholarly articles on all topics, and some ebooks 1980- current.
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HeinOnline Database See details.
182 million pages and 281,000 titles of historical and government documents; comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 2,800 law-related periodicals, the entire Congressional Record, Federal Register, and Code of Federal Regulations, complete coverage of the U.S. Reports back to 1754, and entire databases dedicated to treaties, constitutions, case law, world trials, classic treatises, international trade, foreign relations, U.S. Presidents, and more.
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IngentaConnect Database See details.
Largest resource for access to articles from scholarly publications (some full text)
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New York State Newspapers Database See details.
Articles from more than 20 large and small newspapers, including New York Times, Daily News, Newsday (Long Island) NY Observer, Our Town (Manhattan) and West Side Spirit(Manhattan). Years covered (indexing only or full text) vary by publication.
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New York Times Academic Pass Database See details.

Please click here for full instructions on how to access New York Times Academic Pass.

How do I activate an NYTimes.com Pass?
You can activate an Academic Pass from the NYTimes.com Academic Pass page. Follow the instructions for First Time User below. 

To activate an Academic Pass:

  • You need to have a valid FIT email address.
  • You must log in to or create an NYTimes.com account with your FIT email address.
  • You cannot be an existing digital subscriber.

Can I activate a new pass before my current one expires?
No. Each NYTimes.com Pass grants a predefined period of access. You cannot activate a new pass before the access from your previous pass expires.

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New York Times [EBSCO Newspaper Source Plus] Database See details.
Coverage of The New York Times from 1985-present.
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New York Times Historical [1851-2016] [ProQuest] Database See details.
Full text of every issue, including articles, ads, obituaries, and more. May not contain content exclusive to nytimes.com.
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New York Times [Gale] Database See details.
Direct access to searching The NewYork Times through Gale OneFile: News database. May not contain content exclusive to nytimes.com
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OneSearch Database See details.

Single interface to access the library catalog, most databases, full-text articles, e-books, electronic journals, and interlibrary loan.

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Opposing Viewpoints in Context Database See details.
Articles, essays, videos, statistics, maps etc. about recent and current social issues.
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Open SUNY Textbooks Database See details.

OER (Open Educational Resources) textbooks written by SUNY faculty.

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Oxford Art Online Database Database Tutorial See details.

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.

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Popular Magazines Database See details.
General-audience and scholarly articles on all topics, and some ebooks 1980- current.
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ProQuest Databases Database Database Tutorial See details.

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)
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Project Gutenberg Database See details.
Includes classic literature published before 1923. Full-text of over 60,000 ebooks in the public domain.
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Salem Press Online Database See details.
Reference e-books including Magill's Literary Annual, Critical Survey of Graphic Novels; american history by decade; Fashion Innovators; Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Events; Civil Disobedience, Social Justice, Nationalism & Populism, Violent Demonstrations and Race Relations and Nations of the World.
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Statista Database See details.
A resource for global market and consumer data.
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Taylor and Francis Online Database See details.

We have full-text access to the following Taylor & Francis publications:

Costume (2012-2016; see Edinburgh University Press for 2000-current)

Dress

Journal of Textile Design, Research and Practice

Fashion Practice

Fashion Theory

Textile

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Textbook & Other E-Book Research Guide Database See details.
The FIT Library Guide to help find textbooks and other e-books online
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Wall Street Journal [ProQuest] Database See details.

Contains full-text, abstracts, indexing for all articles from the Wall Street Journal from 1984 to present with top news stories and detailed information on the arts, sports, business, and popular culture.

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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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Women's Magazine Archive (ProQuest) Database See details.

Contains an archive starting in 1883 to 2005 for eleven magazines typically marketed to women, with high-resolution color scans and feature detailed article-level indexing. Titles and specific coverage includes:

- 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)
 

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