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Textiles and Design: Journal articles
Guide to information sources in design, fashion and textiles
Nexis provides full text access to UK and international newspapers and trade press, with foreign language news sources in over 26 languages. It also provides:
• Full text access to The Financial Times (30 day embargo)
• Company and industry information
Subject coverage: Multidisciplinary
Sources: Newspapers, Journal Articles (academic), Journal articles (trade and magazine), Company data
Guides to searching at https://www.hw.ac.uk/services/information-skills.htm
1950s to date (with some earlier coverage). Searches thousands of sources from multiple publishers.
Cross searches databases covering arts and humanities, natural science, social sciences and technology. coverage is particularly strong in aquatic sciences, biological sciences, biotechnology, environmental science, engineering and materials.
Subject coverage includes:
Computer and information systems
Fish and fisheries
Food and food industries
Forests and forestry
New technologies in engineering
Pharmacy and pharmacology
Public health and safety
Journal articles (academic), Journal articles (trade and magazine), Books and ebooks, Conference papers, Encylcopedias, handbooks and dictionaires, Patents, Reports, Standards, Theses and disserations
Full text availability:
Some full text online. Use the "Check for Full Text" feature in the database.
Key databases for finding good quality academic articles from science journals. Web of Science includes:
Science Citation Index Expanded (1970 to date)
Social Sciences Citation Index (1970 to date)
Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1975 to date)
Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science (1990 to date)
Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities (1990 to date)
Medline (1950 to date)
Biosis Citation Index (1969 to date)
Journal Citation Reports
Index Chemicus (1993 to date)
Google Scholar allows you to search for scholarly literature such as journal articles, theses and books from a wide range of sources. Use in conjunction with Discovery or key subject resources from the Library.
Books and eBooks, Journal articles (academic), Theses, Websites