Print resources in RCs comprise published Indian and international literature on history of costume, regional textile and craft traditions; and apparel trade and industry. There are also classics on history of costume and contemporary fashion of the West, works on iconic fashion designers, history of Design and Fine arts of the East and the West. The libraries also have rich collections of latest publications on garment manufacturing technology and management.
Periodical Literature in print
The Resource Centres at NIFT have been offering access to the dynamic world of periodical literature on fashion in both print and digital format. Selective editions of popular international fashion magazines such as Vogue, Elle, Harper's Bazaar; Collezionni, etc are available in print. NRC subscribes selective core international periodicals in print for all NIFT centres through centralized subscriptions. All the libraries of NIFT also subscribe to the periodicals published in India and abroad on the business of fashion, art and crafts; and fashion merchandising and management.