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Fashion Research Guide

Resources to help you when researching subjects related to fashion
Use the Online Library Catalog to Find Books @ Mesa

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If you are looking for a specific book title ... or if you need to track down books on a particular subject for a research project, search the online Library Catalog. 

Our collection includes both electronic books that you can access and read online 24/7, and print books that you can borrow to read at home.

You will need the actual ID card to check out print books, and you will use your ID# to log on to e-books. Note that you are also eligible to request print books from the City and Miramar campuses.

Mesa College Library Catalog

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Sample of Fashion Print Books 

The Mesa College Library has a large collection of fashion and costume books in print which are located on Floor 3.  

For books on your particular area of interest, search the catalog above for using the strategies on the How Do I Search? page of this guide.  

Check out this small sample of some of the types of print books that you can check out from the library to get you started:

(To see a sample of eBooks click on the eBooks at the top of this box )

Sample of Fashion eBooks

The Mesa College Library has a large collection of fashion and costume eBooks which you can access from any computer with your CSID and password.

For eBooks on your particular area of interest, search the catalog above for using the strategies on the How Do I Search? page of this guide.  

Check out this small sample of e-books that are available from the library to get you started:  

(To see a sample of print books click on the Print Books- Located on Floor 3 tab at the top of this box )

Sample of Fashion Encyclopedias, Dictionaries and Reference books

The Mesa College Library has a large collection of fashion and costume encyclopedias, dictionaries and reference books which are located in the Reference section on Floor 1.  

For books on your particular area of interest, search the catalog above for using the strategies on the How Do I Search? page of this guide.  

Check out this small sample of some of the types  of reference books that are available for you to use from the reference section of the library to get you started: