The Women’s Wear Daily Archive from ProQuest – Trials Now Available
The Women’s Wear Daily Archive connects researchers with the history and business of twentieth century fashion through the digitized archive of Women’s Wear Daily, the leading fashion industry trade paper since 1910.
The Women’s Wear Daily Archive provides online access to the definitive fashion and retail publication, Women’s Wear Daily (WWD). The entire archive of WWD, previously unavailable in digital form, opens up new opportunities for research. This authoritative record of how the fashion industry developed over the twentieth century provides valuable primary source material for students across the disciplines of fashion, business, and history.
The Women’s Wear Daily Archive allows users to explore influences on the fashion and beauty industry. On completion, it will contain the full run of past print issues and supplements and will be updated biannually with more recent issues. Users can explore every page of every issue since 1910, scanned cover to cover, including all advertisements and images, in high resolution and full color, presented in page-image format with searchable text. Take research deeper by cross-searching on ProQuest with The Vogue Archive, arts indexes, historical periodicals, and newspapers.