Are you new to fashion research? Don't panic, it's not as overwhelming as you might think.
Generally, you should start your research by looking for Books and Articles.
More specialized research may require you to find other types of information, such as images, statistics, directories, and encyclopedias.
Quick Research Tutorial: Historical Costume
Research Strategies for Historical Costume
A quick introduction to research on the history of costume and fashion.
Quick Research Tutorials
Intro to College Level Research
An overview of college research, including the web and library resources.
Creating a Research Strategy
How to turn your topic into a search that will WORK!
How to evaluate the information you locate, including the difference between scholarly and non-scholarly sources.
Why and how to format your citations in APA and MLA style.