These databases offer information specific to apparel and textile design and scholarship.
These databases are helpful in researching information about business, forecasting, and consumer information and, in addition to consumer and trade publications, also contain peer-reviewed, scholarly resources that assume a certain level of familiarity with the professional terminology of fields in business.
These databases provide information on a variety of research related to sustainability and the relationships between humans and the natural world. Information included in these databases ranges from consumer, trade and research publications.
General databases provide variety of both content and types of sources. In addition to peer-reviewed, scholarly resources, general databases often include information from consumer and trade publications, and are helpful in researching social context.
NOTE: Peer-reviewed works are considered scholarly; but not all scholarly works have been submitted through a peer review process.