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Resources for Women & Gender Research

Welcome to the Women's Studies Subject Guide. This guide has been designed to assist scholars with finding relevant materials for their research on topics and issues relating to women and gender. 

Users can navigate the guide by clicking on the appropriate tab which cooresponds to the type of information they wish to find. This guides provides information about newly published books, articles databases specific to the field of women and gender studies, archives and exhibits, websites, print resources, and microform sets.

Essential Databases for Women & Gender Research

  • Contemporary Women's Issues
    A multidisciplinary, full-text database that brings together relevant content from mainstream periodicals, "gray" literature, and the alternative press. Coverage: 1992-present (varies by title).
  • Gender Studies Database
    Gender Studies Database covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. Documents include professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, theses & dissertations and other sources.
  • GenderWatch
    A full text database of 140 international publications devoted to women's and gender issues, including scholarly journals, magazines, and newspapers, plus reports, pamphlets, papers and conference proceedings. Coverage: 1974-present
  • Women's Studies International
    Covers the latest in feminist scholarship from the areas of sociology, history, political science & economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education. Sources include: journals, newspapers, newsletters, bulletins, books, book chapters, proceedings, reports, theses, dissertations, NGO studies, Web sites & Web documents, and grey literature.


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