Database Resources: Sustainable Fashion and Ethical Fashion
Although these databases are not specific to sustainable fashion, a search under a combination of terms such as Sustainable, Eco, Green and Ethical, and Fashion, Clothing and Textiles will locate many articles.
This offers full text plus abstracts and indexing of an international array of peer-selected publications, now with expanded coverage of Latin American, Canadian, Asian and other non-Western art, new artists, contemporary art, exhibition reviews, and feminist criticism. Full text coverage for selected periodicals is also included. Reproductions of works of art that appear in indexed periodicals is also included. Also includes access to Art Index Retrospective.
Has full text for more than 10,300 serials. Contains scholarly publications covering all disciplines of business including marketing, management, economics, finance, accounting, and MIS. Additional materials include country economic reports, case studies company profiles, SWOT analyses and industry reports. Coverage varies by title, but in general dates back to the mid 1990s. Updated daily. Click the blue 'additional information' icon to search Business Videos only.
Provides access to thousands of images and full-text articles from the Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion through the online Berg Fashion Library. Search under terms such as Sustainable, Ethical, Green or Eco to find a number of articles.
GreenFILE indexes 200+ scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. Materials draw on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology.
Contains the full text of many newspapers going back more than 30 years, federal and state case law and legislative materials, law reviews, company news and financial information, medical and health information, general information sources, and much more. Updates and coverage vary by section. Please note that Nexis Uni is the newer, upgraded version of LexisNexis Academic.
Users must create an individual account using their Kent.edu e-mail address. This site provides research reports covering European, UK-specific, and US consumer markets. Search under terms such as Green, Ethical and Sustainable for market reports on topics such as Green Living and Ethical and Green Marketing.
Textile Technology Complete is a scholarly and professional database covering scientific and technological aspects of textile production and processing. Containing over 400 periodical titles, it also draws on current technical reports, books, and trade literature. Also includes resources about apparel, home furnishings, and polymer industries.