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Family & Consumer Sciences Research Guide: FACS 325

This research guide features resources and strategies for finding information and conducting research related to the Family and Consumer Science degree programs.

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Library of Congress Classification

To find books for fashion design or clothing design go to the main search bar on library home page (,

  • select Advanced Search.
  • in the "All Fields" dropdown choose call number. 
  • Put TT 507 in the space bar. 

You will discover all the books we have in that classification for fashion.

Selected Books

Selected Databases

Images to use in your project. Review the Creative Commons license and make sure you give attribution (cite) the author when using an image.

Selected Websites

Additional Resources

Additional Online Journals

To obtain access to these journal titles go the the library website at  Then scroll down to Journals by Name ( .

Journal Titles:

Allure, NY                 2005-present                ProQuest Central

Cosmopolitan, NY    1996-present                ProQuest Central

Esquire, NY              1996-present                ProQuest Central

Fashion, Toronto      1986-2000                    ProQuest Central

Flare, Toronto           1993-2015                    ProQuest Central

Flare (online)            June 2018-present       ProQuest Central

GQ: NY                     2014-present                ProQuest Central

Harper's Bazaar,NY  1999-present               ProQuest Central

Impressions, NY       2000-presnt                 ProQuest Central

Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management, Bradford

                                 2003-present                 ProQuest Central

Seventeen, NY         2003-present                 ProQuest Central

Teen Vogue, NY       2005-2017                     ProQuest Central

Vanity Fair                2003-present                ProQuest Central

Vogue, NY                2005-present                ProQuest Central

 W, NY                      2009-present                ProQuest Central

Textile: The Journal of Cloth & Culture

                                 2003-2010               EBSCO Academic

                                                                  Search Complete

Fashion Theory: The Journal of Dress, Body & Culture

                                 2004-present           EBSCO Academic

                                                                 Search Complete


Fashion History Open Access

APA Citations

I have created a tab above titled, APA Citation Examples.  This contains the new 7th edition changes and how LU had decided to use.

Consumer Research Project

Developing a Research Question

Research Assistance Handout