Books on fabrics and textiles are located at the Nelson campus library.
Browse the shelves at call number 746
Browse the library catalogue using search terms
fabric, fabrics, textile, textiles, textile design, knitting, crochet, weaving, screen printing, surface design, dressmaking materials
Search for individual fibres and fabrics— polymers, cotton, wool, silk etc
Search for new textiles— textile* AND innovation, textile* AND technology, smart textiles
“Fiber” and “fibre” are alternate spellings of the same word, referring to a thread of filament from which a textile is formed.
The following magazines are accessible via library databases. Click on the link.
These books contain fabric swatches
Recommended fabric books