Category: Arts and Design

fabric

Industry resources for Fashion

Naomi Austin, one of our Senior Lecturers in Fashion at the University of Sunderland, recommends two of our library databases to her fashion students. “I’d recommend IBISWorld for industry data on the fashion industry...

colour palette

Spotlight on art books

This week we are highlighting books recently bought for our art collection: Beckman (2022) New arts entrepreneur: navigating the arts ecologies Garrido Castellano (2021) Art activism for an anticolonial future Martinez (2022) Ethnographic experiments...

Get the most out of your library service: “Key resources” pages

Help to get the most out of your library service here at the University of Sunderland: Key Resources for your subject. Key Resources pages are available for subjects taught at the University of Sunderland....
design

Resource spotlight on design books

This week we are highlighting resources on design that we have recently bought for the library: Brunet (2022) Comic book women Busch (2022) Making trouble: design and material activism Fullerton-Batten (2021) Looking out from...

photographer

Spotlight on new photography books

This week we are highlighting photography books that we have recently bought for the library: Golaz (2022) Cyanotype toning: using botanicals to tone blueprints naturally. Graham (2021) A1 – The Great North Road. MacDowall...

graphic design

New graphic design books

Check out these lovely new books in graphic design that we have bought for the library: Ambrose (2021) Grids for graphic designers Hunt (2020) Advanced typography: from knowledge to mastery Roberts (2019) Good: an...

Glass blowing

More glass and ceramics books

Calling all glass and ceramics students – come and have a read of these books bought for your course: Birn (2013) [Digital in square brackets] lighting and rendering Cutler (2012) New technologies in glass...

clothing, colours

Spotlight on women artists

Let’s have an explore on resources about women artists. Art UK have an interesting selection of articles: Female artists and flowers Fighting for emancipation: women artists 1910-1919 Pioneering, modernist and radical: five female artists...