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Costume Design

A guide intended to aid students conduct library research related to costume design.


These books are simply examples of sources that are available to you.  Do not hesitate to do your own keyword/subject/title/author searches in the catalog.

Reference Tools

Oxford Art & Oxford Reference Online

Oxford Art Online Look under the subject entries for "Fashion, Jewelry and Body Art" and "Textiles and Embroidery".  Several costume designers are listed under the Benezit Dictionary of Artists within Oxford Art Online.

Oxford Reference Online is a fully indexed, cross-searchable database of about 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press.

Searches sources such as: 

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