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Green is Gorgeous

Aldgate library has been helping to promote Green London Met  with a display of ‘green’ related books, including green design and eco fashion, and also some materials from the materials and products library made from sustainable material. For those who have … Continue reading

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Winter is coming

To help you create your winter fashion masterpieces as the cold nights draw in, we have created a small display in the library with some winter and fashion themed books and items from the materials and products library. For more … Continue reading

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Fashion Trends Cass at Calcutta House

#Fashion Trends #SS1617 Cass Fashion  Aldgate Library Fashion Books are on the third floor

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Green Week 2016 at London Metropolitan University 7th March – 11th March

Green week 2016  London Met has been named ‘best in England’ for reducing carbon emissions and now Green week 2016 is back and bigger than ever. We have a wide range of sustainability activities taking place across our campus to … Continue reading

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Construction Information Service (CIS) e-Resources

Construction Information Service for architecture and help with materials and products. Produced by IHS  A complete reference source for students and practitioners needing rapid, reliable and up to date online access to British Standards, legislation, Eurocodes, building regulations and other … Continue reading

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Materials Clinic – last few places!

Commercial Road Library Tuesday 5th March & Tuesday 19th March 2013 Don’t delay! Book your place for an individual or group session with expert materials consultant Margaret Pope. Bring along your designs and get help to source innovative and exciting … Continue reading

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Materials Clinic with Margaret Pope

Tuesday 5th March and Tuesday 19th March 2013 Margaret is a materials consultant who works with architects, designers and others to help them source materials for their design projects. If you aren’t sure what material to use for your project … Continue reading

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Silk

We have a display of Library materials on the theme of silk at Commercial Road Library. Ranging from The Silk Book, 1951  to Wroughte in gold and silk : preserving the art of historic tapestries, 2009.  Books on both the … Continue reading

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Trial of MaterialsConneXion

  Trial ends 1st June MaterialConnexion is currently offering a trial at LondonMet.The database is designed to find innovative materials for architects, designers, craftspeople and artists. Your feedback to the Library is welcome, especially any comparison to Materio, our current … Continue reading

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New Book: Layered Textiles

Layered Textiles: New Surfaces with Heat Tools, Machine and Hand Stitch, Kim Thittichai Cutting-edge art textile ideas and layering techniques from the author of Hot Textiles. Kim Thittichai illustrates how to amalgamate unusual or extreme materials such as  paper, wire … Continue reading

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