The Documentation Center offers its users some of the best specialized databases available. Requests and consultations should be carried out at the centre's facilities.
Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI)
Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI) allows for the consultation of summaries of published articles from design publications (http://www.proquest.com/assets/downloads/titlelists/databases/titlelist_daai.xls) dating back to 1973. It covers a wide variety of disciplines: Ceramics, glass, furniture, jewelry, graphic design, fashion design, textile design, interior design, architecture, web design, etc. It includes approximately 1200 new records every month and allows you to see the contents of the magazines available in DHUBdoc.
Berg Fashion Library
Berg Fashion Library is an online resource that provides integrated access to visual and textual content on clothing and fashion throughout history. It includes the Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, a collection of electronic books, dictionaries and other reference resources, as well as, an extensive image bank.
FirstView is an extensive archive of fashion photography that allows access to more than 3 million runway images of designers from around the world. DHUBdoc members can access this database from the centre's facilities.