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Subject Guide: Gender Studies

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Books in Print | Periodicals | Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc. | Subscription Databases | E-Journals | E-Books | Professional Associations | Other Online Resources

Books in Print: LC Call Numbers In Stacks

Range | Subject
BL458 | Women and Religion
CT3200 - CT3830 | Biographies
HQ1 - HQ1100 | Family, Marriage & Sexuality
HQ1101 - HQ2030 | Feminism
HV | Gender Violence
KF478 | Gender Rights
NX180 | Art & Feminism
PS147 - PS152 | American Literature: Women Authors

Periodicals in Print: DDCS Call Numbers

Location | Title
301 | Social Science Research: 1972 to 2005
301.01 | Sociological Theory: 1989 to date
301.05 | Sociological Inquiry: 1982 to 2010
304 | Cultural Survival Quarterly: 1993 to 2010
305 | American Journal of Sociology: 1979 to date
305 | Journal of Social Issues: 1981 to 2001
305.405 | Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society: 1981-2001
306 | Cross-Cultural Research: 2003 to 2011
323.405 | Human Rights Quarterly: 2003 to date
370.19 | Teaching Tolerance

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, etc.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online • http://www.search.eb.com

Literati • http://literati.credoreference.com

Subscription Databases

Complete list of subscription databaseshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/databaseindex

Academic Search Complete • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=a9h

Annual Review: Psychology • http://www.annualreviews.org/journal/psych/

Annual Review: Sociology • http://www.annualreviews.org/journal/soc/

Ingenta • http://www.ingentaconnect.com/search/advanced

JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III - Interdisciplinary Collections • http://www.jstor.org/search/

OCLC FirstSearch • http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=WilsonSelectPlus;FSIP%20

PsycARTICLES • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=pdh

PsycINFO • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=psyh%2Cpdh

SocINDEX with Full Text • http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=sih

WorldCat • http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=WorldCat;FSIP%20


Complete list of subscription e-journalshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/ejournals

Other suggested e-journals and e-journal collections:

Electronic Full Text Journals (Search "Women" or "Gender" or "Sex") • http://atoz.ebsco.com.centenary.idm.oclc.org/Titles/3423?lang=en&lang.menu=en&lang.subject=en

Advancing Women in Leadership Online Journalhttp://advancingwomen.com/awl/awl_wordpress/

ArtWomen http://www.artwomen.org/current.htm

Directory of Open Access Journalshttp://www.doaj.org/home

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policyhttp://www.law.duke.edu/journals/djglp/archive

Feminist. Comhttp://www.feminist.com/resources/artspeech/

Gender Forum: An Internet Platform for Gender and Women’s Studieshttp://www.genderforum.uni-koeln.de/


Michigan Feminist Studies (1978 – 1998)http://www.hti.umich.edu/m/mfs/

N.O.W. Timeshttp://www.now.org/


Complete list of subscription e-bookshttp://www.centenary.edu/library/research/ebooks

Other suggested e-books and e-book collections:

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)http://www.doabooks.org/

Documents from the Women’s Liberation Movementhttp://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/wlm/

Girls Need Modemshttp://www.stumptuous.com/mrp.html

Hathi Trust Digital Libraryhttp://www.hathitrust.org/

Humanities, Social Sciences and Law E-Book Collectionhttp://www.springerlink.com/humanities-social-sciences-and-law/books/

Internet Archivehttp://archive.org/details/texts

National Academy Presshttp://www.nap.edu/

Online Books Pagehttp://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/

University of California Presshttp://publishing.cdlib.org/ucpressebooks//index_subjects.html

Women Watch: UN Internet Gateway on the Advancement & Empowerment of Womenhttp://www.un.org/womenwatch/

Women in Filmhttp://users.hal-pc.org/~questers/womanhood/women_in_film.html

Professional Associations

International Alliance for Women in Music • http://www.iawm.org/

National Council For Research on Women • http://www.ncrw.org/

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force • http://www.thetaskforce.org/

NOMAS: National Organization of Men against Sexism • http://www.nomas.org/

Women in Film and Television International • http://www.wifti.org/

National Council of Women’s Organizations • http://www.womensorganizations.org/

National Women’s Studies Association • http://www.centerwomenpolicy.org/

Women’s Organization Metasite • http://womenst.library.wisc.edu/resources/organizations/

Women’s Environmental & Development Organization: WEDO • http://www.wedo.org/

Other Suggested Online Gender Studies Resources

African American Women of the Nineteenth Century • http://digital.nypl.org/schomburg/writers_aa19/toc.html

American Bar Association Commission on Domestic Violence • http://www.abanet.org/domviol/home.html

Association for Women's Rights in Development • http://www.awid.org/

Bisexual Resource Center • http://www.biresource.net/

Center for Women Policy Studies • http://www.centerwomenpolicy.org/

Center for Women and Work • http://www.uml.edu/centers/women-work/

Crome: Critical Research on men in Europe • http://www.cromenet.org/

Diotima : Materials for the study of women and gender in the ancient world • http://www.stoa.org/diotima/

Early Modern Women (1500-1800) Database • http://www.lib.umd.edu/ETC/LOCAL/emw/emw.php3

Feminism Links. • http://www.feminist.com/resources/links/links_fem.html

Feminist Majority Foundation • http://www.feminist.org/

Feminist Theory Website • http://www.cddc.vt.edu/feminism/enin.html

Gender.Org • http://www.gender.org/

Gender Inn Database Search • http://www.uni-koeln.de/phil-fak/englisch/datenbank/e_index.htm

Gender Studies Web Sites (American Library Association) • http://libr.org/wss/WSSLinks/index.html

Global Center for Women’s Studies and Politics • http://www.glow-boell.de/

Human Rights Campaign • http://www.hrc.org/

Institute for Feminist Theory & Research • http://www.iftr.org.uk/

Institute for Research on Women and Gender • http://www.umich.edu/~irwg/index.html

Institute for Women’s Policy Research • http://www.iwpr.org

Lesbian and Bisexual Women in English Canada (1900-1965) • http://memorybc.ca/lesbian-and-bisexual-women-in-english-canada-audio-history-collection;rad

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month: Library of Congress Resources • http://www.loc.gov/lgbt/resources.html

Library of Congress: Virtual Reference Desk (Search "women" or "gender" or "sex") • http://www.loc.gov/rr/askalib/virtualref.html

Literary Resources: Feminism and women’s literature • http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/~jlynch/Lit/women.html

Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse • http://www.mincava.umn.edu/

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence • http://www.ncadv.org/

National & International Gay & Lesbian Organizations • http://faculty.washington.edu/alvin/gayorg.htm

National Organization for Women • http://www.now.org/

National Women’s History Project • http://www.nwhp.org/

National Women’s Law Center • http://www.nwlc.org/

Searching American Memory for Women's History Materials • http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/awhhtml/awsearcham.html

Sophia Smith Collection • http://www.smith.edu/libraries/libs/ssc

Transgender Forum • http://www.ifge.org/

United Nations (Search "women" or "gender") • http://www.un.org/en/

U.S. Department of Labor Women’s Bureau • http://www.dol.gov/wb/welcome.html

Violence Against Women • http://www.mith2.umd.edu/WomensStudies/OtherWebSites/violence.html

Voice of the Shuttle: Gender Studies • http://vos.ucsb.edu/browse.asp?id=2711

Women and Gender Studies: Princeton University • http://libguides.princeton.edu/wgs

Women Make Movies • http://wmm.com/

Women’s Healthfinder • http://www.healthfinder.gov/

Women’s Law Initiative • http://www.womenslaw.org/

Women’s Liberation Movement • http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/wlm

Women’s Speeches from Around the World • http://gos.sbc.edu/

Women’s Studies Database • http://www.mith2.umd.edu/WomensStudies/

Women's Studies: University of Wisconsin University • http://womenst.library.wisc.edu

Women Studies Section of ACRL • http://libr.org/wss/

Working Women • http://www.aflcio.org/issues/jobseconomy/women/index.cfm

WSSLinks: Women and Film Web Sites • http://www.bama.ua.edu/%7Embarrett/filmwsslinks.html

WWWomen Premier Search Directory for Women Online • http://www.wwwomen.com/