Paul J. Gutman Library


The Textile & Costume Collection is now easier than ever to explore! Follow the Thread, a blog managed by The Design Center, highlights the remarkable holdings of the university's Textile & Costume Collection. With each post, you'll get an in-depth look at the holdings, learning about the designers, the cultural significance of objects, and of course, the person who might have worn, used, or kept the item.

Ever wonder who creates the medical illustrations you see in textbooks and journals? Meet Anne, one of the university's Medical Illustrators! Read our Q&A to check out some of her illustrations and learn how she can help you create impactful visuals to help communicate your work.

This month's additions to the eBook collection cover a range of topics including assistive technologies, industrial design, emergency management, and environmental justice.