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Research Resources: Subject Guides: Women & Gender Studies

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Selected Online Resources

ACRL Women and Gender Studies Web Sites
This site provides access to a wide range of Resources via links in support of Women's Studies.
A commercial site but it provides links to very current issues, especially cultural, relating to women.

Feminist and Women's Organizations
This a database of women's organizations, online and offline; a great place to make contacts or begin to network.

The Feminist Majority Foundation
The web site for this foundation with a definite perspective. Many excellent links to current world-wide topics relating to women.

National Women's History Project
The National Women's History Project is a non1profit organization dedicated to recognizing and celebrating the diverse and historic accomplishments of women by providing information and educational material and programs.

Victorian Women Writers Project (full text)
The goal of the Victorian Women Writers Project is to produce highly accurate transcriptions of works by British women writers of the 19th century.

Women in Global Science and Technology
This site provides international information and resources on gender, science and technology. A good site for Third World issues and women.

Women Writers Online
Features over 350 searchable texts by pre-Victorian women writers.

Women's Studies Resources
A good site for information in all areas touching on women and their experiences. Many kinds of formats are made available through links which are updated often.

Women's Issues Resource Sites
Women's Issues Resource Sites is a selective, annotated, highly acclaimed listing of web sites containing resources and information about women's studies / women's issues, with an emphasis on sites of particular use to an academic women's studies program.

Women's Studies Database
This, the University of Maryland women's studies database, serves those people interested in the women's studies profession and in general women's issues. It is remarkable for its images and historical perspective.

Women's Studies ResearchGuide
This web site, maintained by the New York Public Library, is a good place to begin research on a women's issue. It is general but a good orientation to the field.

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