Following are the details about online databases and periodicals subscribed by the National Resource Centre for all NIFT Campuses. Additional online journals and magazines generally with print versions are subscribed locally by the Resource Centres.
Berg Fashion Library
Berg Fashion Library is an online database of the Bloomsbury Fashion Central portal that offers fully cross-searchable access to an expanding range of Berg content collections – including the Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion online, e-books, reference works, images, and much more. It is inter-disciplinary in its coverage – besides fashion and textiles it covers disciplines such as anthropology, art history, history, sociology, geography, folklore, museum studies, theatre and cultural studies.
The complete archive of the USA edition of the leading fashion periodical Vogue is available on the platform offered by Proquest.
Art and Design
Art & Architecture Complete *
This is a comprehensive database from EBSCO providing full-text coverage of hundreds of periodicals and books , as well as cover-to-cover indexes and abstracts for nearly a thousand publications including academic journals, magazines, trade publications and books. This database covers a wide range of pertinent subjects, including antiques, art and art history, design, interior and landscape design, and much more.
Apparel and Textile Industry
Apparelresources.comdeals with the Indian and global apparel and textile trade. It provides the news and views of the industry leaders and new developments in the industry with special reference to the emerging markets. This website provides to its readers Import-Export data analysis portraying the present and future of different products being imported into US and EU not only from India but also from its competitive countries.
Textile Technology Complete *
This extensive resource provides coverage of the scientific and technological aspects of textile production and processing. Formerly the Institute of Textile Technology's Textile Technology Digest, this database traces the body of knowledge in Textile Science and Technology as far back as the early years of the 20th century.
Humanities & Social Sciences
JSTOR is a leading full-text and multi-disciplinary digital database. The disciplines covered range from art, architecture, culture, media, to psychology, philosophy, economics, business studies and related areas. The subscribed JSTOR package offers access to more than 2300 academic journals and more than 2 million primary sources.
Management & Technology
ABI/Inform Collection *
ABI/Inform Collection database from Proquest includes ABI/INFORM Dateline, ABI/INFORM Global, and ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry. It provides online access to thousands of business, management and technology periodicals in full text and abstracts. The service provides in depth coverage of business conditions, trends, corporate strategies and wide variety of other business topics.
Students and researchers can access leading global industry news databases, market research and analysis for the apparel, textile and footwear sectors such as Just series available in ABI/INFORM.
Business Source Complete *
Business Source Complete is a business research database, featuring the full text for leading scholarly business journals. Searchable cited references with abstracts are available for many more scholarly journals back as far as 1886. Additional full text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more.
*Kindly contact your Resource Centre for further details about access.