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THTR 212: Costume History: Books

Sample Subject Headings





Clothing and Dress -- History

Once you've clicked on these general topics you can narrow search by typing in a second search term.

Scanners in the Library

There are three scanners on the 1st floor of the library next to the Reference Book Collection. The Mark O. Hatfield Library is open 7:45am-2am Sundays-Thursdays, 7:45 am-9pm on Fridays, and 10:00 am to 9:00pm on Saturdays..


The EBL Library is a platform for e-books offering titles in a wide variety of subjects featuring content from hundreds of publishers.

  The library now has over 15,000 e-books as part of the Orbis Cascade Alliance's Demand Driven Acquisitions Project. Access to EBL is limited to current students, staff, and faculty of Willamette

EBSCOhost eBooks is a collection of over 4,700 online books with subject strengths in reference, computer science and the Northwest. 

It also includes books from regional university presses and Choice Outstanding Academic Titles.

Note: At this time the only way to read the EBSCOhost E-books is in their viewer.

WU Libraries Catalogs

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Some Sample Books (Online & Print)

Books are often the best sources of large images and photographs of costumes and art works depicting costume and dress.