Women's & Gender Studies

Women's & Gender Studies

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Women's / Gender Studies
Article Databases Description
Contemporary Women's Issues Full-text access to global information on women in over 190 countries; 1992-present
GenderWatch Full-text access to publications focusing on women and gender related issues; coverage varies; some earlier materials from the 1970's
LGBT Life Literature regarding gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender issues. Contains indexing and abstracts for more than 120 core periodicals as well as other publications.
Women's Studies International Women's studies materials from around the world. Covers political, economic, social & cultural issues.
Online Texts Description
Everyday Life & Women in America c.1800-1920 Access to rare primary source material on American social, cultural, and popular history from the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History, Duke University and The New York Public Library. Comprises thousands of fully searchable images (alongside transcriptions) of monographs, pamphlets, periodicals and broadsides, emphasizing conduct of life and domestic management literature, the daily lives of women and men, and contrasts in regional, urban and rural cultures.
Gerritsen Collection, Women's History Online, 1543-1945 Full-text; Women's history in the world spanning four centuries (1543 to 1945) and fifteen languages in PDF format
North American Women's Letters and Diaries Full-text; when complete the collection will include approximately 150,000 pages of letters and diaries from individuals writing from Colonial times (1705) to 1950; Release 1: Colonial (1705) to 1920  
Women and Social Movements Women and Social Movements in the United States: 1600 to 2000

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