Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Green is the New Black: Fashion and Sustainability

Earth Day is April 20th, and the Adrian G. Marcuse Library is celebrating with a display of items from the library collection related to ecologically sound practices in business and fashion.

Here are a few highlights:

Fletcher, Kate. Fashion and Sustainability: Design for Change. Lawrence King, 2012.

Kolster, Thomas. Goodvertising: Creative Advertising That Cares. Thames & Hudson, 2012.

Blanchard, Tamsin. Green is the New Black: How to Change the World with Style. Hodder & Stoughton, 2007.

Change starts with you. You have the opportunity to make the choices in your future career that will make an impact. Let the Library’s collection serve as a starting point for inspiration. We look forward to seeing you!

Posted on April 9, 2013 I Blog post by Jennifer Chisnell, M.S.L.I.S. (Evening Librarian)

Monday, April 8, 2013

Celebrate Earth Day with Books from the Adrian G. Marcuse Library

Get ready for Earth Day by reading up on sustainable fashion, eco-friendly design, and green living at the Adrian G. Marcuse Library.  Check out books such as The Eco-Design Sourcebook and Green is the New Black, and films such as Who Killed the Electric Car and An Inconvenient Truth to find out why more and more businesses are emphasizing sustainability as a model for growth.

Posted on April 8, 2013 I Blog post by Rebecca Clark, M.L.I.S. (Evening Librarian)