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Fashion - textiles, fibres and fabrics: Researching textiles, sustainable textiles, textile industry

Researching textiles from the State Library

A guide to researching Australian textiles and fabrics using the resources of the State Library of Victoria

Researching fabrics and textiles


Search by key terms  - textile, textiles, textile design,  knitting, crochet, weaving, screen printing, surface design, 

Search for individual fibres and fabrics— polymers, cotton, wool, silk etc

Search for new textiles— textile* AND innovation,  textile* AND technology


Library databases that contain articles on the textile industry

textile artists

textile industry

researching sustainable fashion & textiles

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