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Fashion Resources: Costume Designs, Historic Patterns & Cosplay: Library Resources


This guide will help you access resources on costume research and design as well as theatrical-costume related exhibits and visual resources. It also provides selected library resources on cosplay.  Subscription resources are available to Kent State University faculty and students, and Internet resources are available to all users.  Please note that Kent State University's Performing Arts Library has additional resources for costume designers. See Fashion Resources: Clothing & Fashion History and Fashion Resources: Museum & Visual Resources for additional material on clothing history.  

Library Resources: Theatrical Costume Design: Theory and Practice

Library Resources: Historic Clothing Patterns & Construction

Library Resources: History of Theatrical Costumes

Library Resources: Cosplay: Theory, Practice & History