Collections

The LIM College Library's collection reflects the College's academic offerings. The Library houses approximately 18,000 print books, 700 DVDs, 185 periodical subscriptions and 70,000 e-books focusing on the areas of business, fashion, and news. As a member of the New York METRO association, the library can provide access to other special collections throughout New York City.

The LIM College Archives houses three types of collections:

LIM College Archives - Materials of enduring value created by or about LIM College. Some of the types of items included in this collection are photos, letters, programs, catalogs, newsletters, yearbooks, brochures, invitations, flyers, website, and clippings. The LIM College Records Finding Aid is located here as a PDF file.

Special Collections - The special collections at LIM College include manuscripts, photos, publications, books, fashion forecasts, illustrations, clippings, websites, and any other ephemeral material related to an individual or organization important to LIM College or the fashion industry. Special Collections at LIM College are organized by the creator and/or donor. Holdings include collections from Maxwell F. Marcuse, David Wolfe, Stanley Kohlenberg, and Alexandra Potts.

Rare Books - The LIM College Library transfers rare and valuable books to the LIM College Archives. LIM College is also developing collections of rare books and other publications including Visionaire and books published by Franco Maria Ricci. The LIM College Archives Rare Book Collection Catalog is located at LibraryThing.