The Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI) contains over 130,000 annotated references from more than 500 design and craft journals and newspapers published from 1973 onwards, and data on over 50,000 designers, craftspeople, studios, workshops, firms etc., making it the largest index of its kind in the world.
Covers apparel, style, design and retail industries - from major international brands to individual designers Accurate trend forecasting, CAD design, Insightful trend analysis, Design and fashion guidance, Global fashion expertise.
Australian Public Affairs - Full Text (APA-FT), is an indexing and full text database that provides Internet access to the scanned images of journal articles from published material on the social sciences and humanities.
ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM) provides abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art, with approximately 12-13,000 new entries being added each year. Entries date back as far as the late 1960s.
Part of Proquest. Academic Research Library indexes over 2000 periodicals which provide information on a broad range of general reference subjects including arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences.
Incorporates Bloomsbury Journals a range of highly acclaimed and interdisciplinary journals with a strong focus on visual arts and culture, including the market leading Fashion Theory, the award winning Interiors and Textile, the ALPSP highly commended Art in Translation, and the imminent new titles Architecture and Culture and The Journal of Textile Design Research and Practice.
Access to a Creative Library of over 150,000 ads worldwide. Search for the latest ad campaigns or browse by film production, sound/music, animation/VFX and more. Types of media include movie trailers, interactive television, logotypes, posters, gaming and more.
Features video interviews with prominent authors and figures of contemporary architecture -- architects, designers and academics, and building walk-throughs. Each video is complemented with material such as links to further reading and bibliography.