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Now Available: Berg Fashion Library


The University Libraries now has access to the Berg Fashion Library.

  • Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion (June 2010) 3.6 million words in 760 original articles on countries, themes, cultural groups, and dress types written by over 600 international experts.
  • E-Book collection: full text of c.60 Berg fashion e-books with regular updates. An extensive colour image bank including 1,600 images from the V&A Museum's internationally renowned fashion collection and 2,000 from the print Encyclopedia.

The Berg Fashion Library is the first online resource to provide access to
interdisciplinary and integrated text, image, and journal content on world dress and
fashion. It covers all regions of the world, with in-depth content from pre-history to
the present day contributed by internationally-renowned scholars.