Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Spotlight: New Textiles Books

This semester, The Adrian G. Marcuse Library plans to expand the collection of textile books focused on geographic regions and specific countries.  11 new books have been added 746 section of the regular shelves and the oversized shelves with more to come!   

The collection of books on Guatemala, South East Asia and Africa are expanded with new coverage on North African countries.  Raiki Wara: Long Cloth from Aboriginal Australia and the Torres Strait is the first textile book in the library to focus specifically on Australia.  Use the linked Subject Terms from the book’s catalog record to search for more textile books on a country, region or textile technique.   

Posted on January 21, 2015 I Blog post by Lauren Gavin, M.L.S. (Technical Services/Reference Librarian)