WGST 10000 Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies

Best Bets for Periodicals

  • GenderWatch
    GenderWatch is a full-text database containing 140 international publications plus reports, pamphlets, papers and conference proceedings devoted to women's and gender issues. It is a repository of materials on gender issues worldwide, the evolution of the women's movement, and the changes in gender roles over the last twenty years.
  • Gender Studies Collection
    This collection of journals aims to provide balanced coverage of this significant aspect of our culture, covering such topics as gender studies, family and marital issues, health aspects, and many more.
Lesbian/Gay/Bi/Trans/Queer Issues Social Issues Biological and Medical Legal Issues Current Affairs, General, and Historical

Call Numbers

Call Numbers -- for browsing in the stacks or searching the online catalog
  • BF692- Psychology of sex. Sexual behavior 
  • HQ 759- -- Related topics to Feminism (anything from abortion to working mothers)
  • HQ1075 -- Sex role
  • HQ1101 -- 2031 Women

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Social Sciences Librarian
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A compilation of data on key gender topics from national statistics agencies, United Nations databases, and World Bank-conducted or funded surveys.

Global Gender Gap Report
Benchmarks national gender gaps on economic, political, education- and health-based criteria and provides country rankings that allow for comparisons across regions and income groups and over time.  Issued by the World Economic Forum.

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