Franklin &  Marshall College Library

WGS 210: Gendered Perspective

Reference Sources (Reference Room)

HOMOSEXUALITY: HQ 75 ... through HQ 76 ...
THE FAMILY: HQ 500 ... through HQ 535 ...
CHILDREN: HQ 767 ... through HQ 799 ...
MENıS STUDIES: HQ 1090 ... through HQ 1099 ...
WOMENıS STUDIES: HQ 1101 ... through HQ 1900 ...

Encyclopedia of women and gender
REF HQ 1115 .G74 2003

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Womenıs Issues Worldwide
REF HQ 1154 .W95 2000

Routledge international encyclopedia of women
REF HQ 1115 .R69 2000

Statistical abstract of the United States
Ref Desk HA 202 .U8

International historical statistics : the Americas, 1750-2000
Ref HA 175 .M55 2003

International historical statistics : Europe, 1750-2000
Ref HA 1107 .M5 2003

International historical statistics : Africa, Asia & Oceania, 1750-1993
Ref HA 4675 .M552 1998

CATALOGS (Where to find BOOKS)

F&M's LIBRARY CATALOG [+ E-Z Borrow for books already checked out!]

>>> NOTE: There are no journal articles in the catalog!<<<


From the A to Z List of Online Resources webpage:

Alternative Press Index (+ its Archive)
America History & Life
Anthropology Plus
Article First [Broad coverage-if you need to use it]
Business Full Text
CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)
Contemporary Women's Issues
Historical Abstracts
Humanities Full Text
ingenta [Do not pay for anything! Use InterLibrary Loan or E-Z Borrow!]
JSTOR / Journal Storage / "Scholarly Journal Archive" (19th century - mid 1990s)
Lexis/Nexis (Domestic and international newspapers)
MLA Bibliography (Modern Language Association = Literary)
New York Times, 1851-2001
PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service; + its Archive)
Periodical Abstracts [Broad coverage-if you need to use it]
Philosopherıs Index
Project Muse (mid 1990s-) [Humanities & Social Sciences]
Reader's Guide [Popular literature]
Readerıs Guide Retrospective (1890-1982)
Religion Index (ATLA)
Science Full Text
Social Sciences Full Text
Sociological Abstracts
Statistical Universe

Check the "List of Journal Titles @ F&M" to confirm holdings

Remember we have InterLibrary Loan and the new EZ Borrow to obtain books from other libraries.

Primary Resources

The raw building blocks of research in both the humanities and social sciences are original materials authored / created by individuals who are the actual participants in or witnesses of the topic at hand. These include a wide range of documents, both written, oral and visual such as...

• letters (correspondence)
• legal testimony
• diaries
• legislative debate
• narratives
• statistics
• memoirs
• advertisements
• maps
• poems
• first-hand accounts
• newspaper articles
• speeches
• interviews
• oral readings
• novels

Last updated: 9/25/04 ag, contact Lisa Stillwell for assistance, 291-3844