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Textiles: Books

Here you can find some useful books if you are studying an HE Textiles course.

The Key books sections shows some books that will be useful for your course and New books shows some of the recent additions to our collection. Click on them to see them in the catalogue to find out more details about them or see if they are available to borrow.

These aren't all the books in the Library,  if you are interested in something else you can use the catalogue  to search  for what your are interested in. The books are arranged in the Library using Dewey Decimal Classification. This is a number sequence from 000-999, with each subject having it own number.  See below to see the important numbers for Textiles.

Whilst social distancing measures are in place to help everyone stay safe we ask that you do not take books off the shelves, if you find a book you want please ask at the Library Desk.

Alternately you can request a book in advance in person, by phone or using the Library Catalogue, find out how here.

Use the Library Catalogue to
 
 
 
 

 Click here for full catalogue

 

key print books

Textiles of the middle east

Textiles of the middle east

Shelfmark:

 

677.0956 SUL

Digital Textile Printing

Digital Textile Printing

Shelfmark:

 

677.38 CAR

Digital Jacquard Design

Digital Jacquard Design

Shelfmark:

 

677.6160285 HOL

Embellished  - new vintage

Embellished - new vintage

Shelfmark:

 

746 NUC

Slow Stitch

Slow Stitch

Shelfmark:

 

746 WEL

Felt & Stitch

Felt & Stitch

Shelfmark:

 

746.0463 MAC

Textiles of Mankind

Textiles of Mankind

Shelfmark:

 

746.09 SCH

Woven Textile Design

Woven Textile Design

Shelfmark:

 

746.14 SHE

Machine Stitch

Machine Stitch

Shelfmark:

 

746.44028 KET

New books in stock

The creative habit

The creative habit

Shelfmark:

 

153.35 THA

Pattern design

Pattern design

Shelfmark:

 

745.5 WIL

Creating Couture embellishment

Creating Couture embellishment

Shelfmark:

 

746 MIL

Vitamin T

Vitamin T

Shelfmark:

 

746 VIT

Sketchbook Explorations

Sketchbook Explorations

Shelfmark:

 

746.028 RHO

Book of Embroidery - Royal School of needlework

Book of Embroidery

Shelfmark:

 

746.44 ROY

Alexander McQueen unseen

Alexander McQueen unseen

Shelfmark:

 

746.92092 MAC

Collage ideas book

Collage ideas book

Shelfmark:

 

751.493 MOO

Useful e-books

Digital Textile Printing
Sustainable fashion and textiles
The Rise and Fall of Art Needlework
Machine Stitch

Finding books in the Library

These are the main shelf marks numbers for books on Creative Media

If you are unsure where to find a specific title you can always ask at the Library Information Desk  or search the Library Catalogue. 

Shelf Mark

Subject

306

Culture

338.4768

Textile Industry

391

Costume

646.4

Sewing

677

Textile Science

701.85

Colour in Art

709

Art History

745.4

Principles of Design

746

Textiles

746.1

Weaving

746.43

Knitting

746.44

Embroidery

746.46

Patchwork

746.6

Printing & Dyeing

747

Interior Decoration

748

Furniture

746.09-099

Textile History

746.2 - 3

Lace & Tapestry

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