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Gender Studies: Online Resources

Gender Studies: Online Resources

Databases

Archives of Human Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940 - Approximately 1.5 million pages of primary sources on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world. Rare and unique content from microfilm, newsletters, organizational papers, government documents, manuscripts, pamphlets, and other types of primary sources sheds light on the gay rights movement, activism, the HIV/AIDS crisis, and more. Repositories for this collection include: Lesbian Herstory Educational Foundation; Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives; Women's Energy Bank; GLBT Historical Society; National Library of Medicine; among other archives. Provided by Gale Cengage Learning.

Diversity Studies Collection (InfoTrac) - Provides access to scholarly journals andmagazines that explore cultural differences, contributions, and influences in the global community. Offered through Gale.

Gender Statistics - Provides data on key gender topics. Themes included are demographics, education, health, labor force, and political participation. Available from the World Bank's Open Data Initiative.

Gender Watch - GenderWatch is a full text database of over 170 unique publications focusing on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas. With its archival material, GenderWatch is a repository of an important historical perspective on the evolution of the women's movement and the changes in gender roles. Publications include academic and scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, regional and international publications, books, booklets and pamphlets, conference proceedings, and government, non-governmental organization, and special reports. Its subject areas include Gender Studies, Women's Studies, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender studies, and Family Studies. Offered through ProQuest.

Gerritsen Collection - A cross-cultural resource for information on women's history. It spans more than four centuries and 15 languages, and includes books, pamphlets and periodicals. The majority of the collection covers the years 1543 to 1945. Offered by Proquest/Chadwyck-Healey.


General Online Databases - Use the links below to find more information in this subject area

Online Books and Catalogs
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Journal / Magazine Article Databases
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Reference Databases