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Starting Your Research Project: Databases

Tips on starting Your Research Project

Introduction to Databases

  The Library's Databases  


Look at this short video introducing the Library's Databases and how to access them:


Databases contain journal articles, reviews and other peer reviewed material. To access the database list you can use the Search National College of Art & Design Catalogue on the library website.  Remember to log into your OpenAthens account for full access off campus to Bloomsbury Fashion Database. 


Here are the main databases available through the Library Catalogue and Open Athens: 

Art and Architecture Source


Taylor and Francis Education Collection

Berg Fashion Library

Material Connexion

Fairchild Interior Design Library


Academic Video Online Streaming Platform



The Library Catalogue can be accessed her:  NCAD Library Catalogue

How to use JSTOR


The Library's Databases