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Books for fashion research

Books and ebooks

The easiest way to search for books held in the library is to use the library catalogue. You can search by author, title or keyword. You can also use the library catalogue to place reservations on books.

For more information about finding and using ebooks please see our Help with using ebooks page.

Help with using ebooks


The referencing style used by University of Brighton is Harvard Cite them Right. Log into the Cite them Right resource below for guidance on referencing and bibliographies. If you would like to use an online tool to help you build an online reference list we recommend using either EndNote or ZoteroBib software.

How to research in fashion (L4 students)

New books


We have a range of current & historical periodicals (magazines) to support your studies in fashion & textiles. Not all of them are online so come & browse the collection on the first floor of the library.

Current periodical issues are on the ground floor.

Fashion & Textiles Print Periodicals

Periodical Picks

Cover of Vogue UK

Vogue UK

Trends magazine

Cover of Selvedge

Topical themes in textiles

Textiles in history (ejournal)

Trends on the catwalk 

Research articles on fashion & dress history (ejournal)

Cover of The Face

Pop music magazine from 80s. Great for fashion too.

Cover of i-D magazine

i-D magazine. Great for 80s/90s street fashion