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You can still access the UC Berkeley Library’s services and resources during the closure. Here’s how.

Researching Fashion: Finding Books

Searching Library Catalogs

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Use OskiCat to locate materials on the shelves of the UC Berkeley libraries and also to:



    
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Use Melvyl to locate materials at other campuses in the UC system, or worldwide, and also to

  • request materials from another library if we don't own it
  • find articles from some article databases
  • easily format a citation for copying into a bibliography
  • Melvyl will also show you the location and availablity of items that we own.

Fashion Reference Books

Browsing Library of Congress Call Numbers

Browsing Call Numbers

Use the call numbers below to browse through the stacks for your specific subject:

“Fashion” - GT 500-2370

“Fashion” - TT 500 - TT645

“Fashion and art” - GT 529.A7

“Fashion design” - TT 507

“Fashion drawing” - TT 509

“Fashion in film” - PN 1995.9 C56-C58

“Fashion merchandising” - HD 9940

“Fashion photography” - TR 679

“Fashion shows” - TT 502

“Fashion writing” - TT 503.5

Rodarte Fall 2014

Rodarte Fall 2014. Digital image. Vogue. Vogue.com Web. 22 September 2015.

Oskicat Tips

  • Search for your topic using keyword search:  Chanel, Coco or fashion history
  • Leave out diacritics for the best results
  • Use an asterisk as a wildcard: paint* finds paint, paints, painter, painting, etc..
  • Limit results by language (Modify search)
  • You can browse topics using the Subject links:
  • Limit to specific libraries to hone your results by choosing the Entire Collection dropdown in OskiCat:
    limit your results

Helpful Fashion Books