Gender & Women's Studies


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Databases - General

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A digital archive of scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. The collection's coverage begins with the earliest issues of these journals and continues up to a few years before current publication.

Encyclopedias & Reference

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Digital Collections

Interested in early 20th Century Middle-American Women's history? Check this out. The Middleton Women's History Collective "provides online access to archival materials documenting the experiences of women and women's organizations in Muncie, Indiana from the 1880s through the 1930s. It includes diaries, minutes, correspondence, photographs and other documents..." - From the site

African American Women Students at the University of Iowa 1910 - 1960. " of the first institutions to open admission to African Americans, African American women students at the University have often had to overcome other barriers to an equal education. This collection brings together newspaper articles, photographs, correspondence, oral histories, and other primary sources chronicling their university experiences." - From the site

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Web Sites

Selected Books in Lane library

Women in History
American Women: Library of Congress Guide for the Study of Women's History & Culture Ref HQ1410.A47
American Women's Magazines : an Annotated Historical Guide Ref PN4879.H85
Encyclopedia of Women in American History Ref HQ1410.E53
International Encyclopedia of Women's Suffrage Ref JF851.H28
To Be Useful to the World: Women in Revolutionary America, 1740-1790E276 .G86 2006
Women during the Civil War : An Encyclopedia Ref E628 .H37 2004
The Women's Suffrage Movement : A Reference Guide, 1866-1928 Ref JN979.C73
Women and Political Science
Almanac of Women and Minorities in American Politics Ref HQ1236.5.U6 M3779
Are Women Human? And Other International DialoguesHQ1236 .M337 2006
The Declining Significance of Gender? HD6060 .D43 2006
Gender and Elections: Shaping the Future of American PoliticsHQ1236.5.U6 G444 2006
Feminist Legal Theory: A PrimerKF478 .L48 2006
Rooms of Our OwnHQ1190 .G82 2006
Routledge International Encyclopedia of Women : Global Women's Issues and Knowledge Ref HQ1115.R69
Supreme Court Decisions and Women's Rights : Milestones to Equality Ref KF4758.A7 S87
Women and the Law : Leaders, Cases, and Documents Ref KF478 .K84 2003
Women's Health
Handbook of Girls' and Women's Psychological Health New HQ1206 .H2383 2006
Encyclopedia of Women's Health Issues Ref RA778.G39
History of Medications for Women : Materia Medica Woman Ref RS62.O36
Women in Medicine : An Encyclopedia Ref R692 .W545 2002
Women in Science
Biographical Dictionary of Women in Science Ref Q141 .B5285 2000
International Women in Science : a Biographical Dictionary to 1950 Ref Q141.H2167
Women in the Arts
Contemporary Women Artists Ref N8354.C66
Laughing with Medusa: Classical Myths and Feminist ThoughtPN56.M95 .L38 2006
Other Reference Works
Encyclopedia of Women's Travel and Exploration Ref G465.N47
Women in Scripture: a Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women... Ref BS575.W593