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periodicals and electronic research servicesGoodman Resource Center, 4th floor
(212) 217-4380
Lana Bittman, Associate Professor, Head of Periodicals & Electronic Resource Services





  • Newspapers and periodicals: 450 current and 1,000+ historical titles focusing on fashion, business, interior design, graphic design and marketing industries, and a wide variety of trade and glossy magazines
    See: Periodicals by Title & Subject Research Guide for complete holdings
  • Look Books: fashion photography books published for buyer use, comprised of images of runway looks for specific collections
  • Store Catalogs: product and price listings from various retail outlets
  • Forecasting Services: intended for use by professionals in the fashion and design industries; use of current forecasts are restricted to FIT faculty and students; the historical forecast archive is available to students and external researchers by appointment only

Finding Materials

magazine limit is 20 items per person per day

Magazine Limit: a total of 20 items per person per day may be paged from the desk

​Free magazines for students are available in the following campus lounges:

  • Pomerantz Center, 4th Floor Lounge (D405)
  • Dubinsky Center, 5th Floor Lounge (A505)
  • Dubinsky Center, 7th Floor Student Life Lounge