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Fashion Merchandising: Find Books

Starting Guide for Fashion Merchandising

LC Call Numbers

The Fontbonne library uses Library of Congress call numbers to organize its collection. The classification system separates all material into 21 classes, each with its own alphabet letter. These classes are divided into smaller classes, or subclasses, identified by additional letters and numbers.

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Call Number Browse

Browse the library stacks in the following call number ranges to find books related to Fashion Merchandising.

HD 9940   Fashion Merchandising / Retail stores
GT 500   Costume. Dress. Fashion.
GT529.2                 Clothing by class and historical period
GT 601 Fashion by region or country
GT 2000 Materials and articles of clothing.  Details/accessories
NK 1-(9990) Textile Design
TS 1300-1865 Textile Industry
TT 490-695 Clothing manufacture. Dressmaking. Tailoring


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