When entering the Ancestry Library Edition database, click the link labeled All Databases. This is the last link under More Collections. Type Sears. Choose Historic Catalogs of Sears, Roebuck and Co., 1896-1993.
Godey’s Lady’s Book was first published in 1830 and quickly became the first successful American journal for women. This digitized and searchable database of the magazine allows full-text retrieval and includes hand-colored fashion plates and illustrations. Coverage: 1830-1898.
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Most Library online resources can be accessed from off campus by current UD faculty, staff and students. When using links on these pages, you may be prompted for your UDelNetID and password.
EDITED is a market analysis tool that allows users to access a wide range of reports related to fashion marketing and merchandising. Available only on campus. Log in with UDelNet ID and password to access the database.
WGSN provides fashion industry forecasting and analysis. The database includes facts, figures and photos from around the world including creative inspiration, real-time retail coverage, seasonal trend analysis, consumer research and business information.
This is a database of more than 8,000 journals covering a wide range of subjects. Content includes podcasts and transcripts from NPR, CNN, and the CBC, as well as full-text New York Times articles from 1995 to the present.
Business Insights: Essentials provides company and industry intelligence on thousands of global companies. It includes periodical articles, news articles, and press releases; investment reports; corporate chronologies and company histories; brands and product information; industry and company rankings; financial overviews; industry overviews; and HR law case digests.Search by company name or ticker symbol, industry code/description (SIC or NAICS), subjects in article, geographic search, or personal name. Searches can be limited by journal name, date range, or content area.
Mergent Online is a comprehensive and authoritative suite of information resources that enables in-depth business and financial research. The database includes U.S. and international company data, annual reports and archives; D&B Million Dollar directory information and stock; and up to 30 years of historical stock pricing.
Provides investment research and commentary from Standard and Poor's. Click on the Industries tab for 2010 information about specific industries (e.g., Apparel and Footwear: Retailers and Brands) and sub-industry reviews (Apparel Retail). Click on Trends and Projections for a discussion of 2011 trends.