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Women's and Gender Studies Research Guide


Missy Roser
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Books | Course Guides | Databases | Reference


Course Guides

Women's and Gender Studies 300: Ideas and Methods in the Study of Gender


Databases

Academic OneFile (1980 to present)
Full-text articles from all disciplines.

Academic Search Premier (date coverage varies)
Full-text articles from over 3,600 journals in the social sciences, arts and humanities, and sciences.

Alternative Press Index (1969 to present)
Covers alternative, radical and left periodicals, newspapers and magazines.

GenderWatch (1970 to present)
Full text of publications that focus on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject areas.

IBSS: International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (1951 to present)
Indexes about 3,000 journals and 7,000 books per year.

Women's Studies International (1972 to present)
Interdisciplinary, covers the latest scholarship in feminist research.


Reference

International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences
Scholarly surveys of all aspects of social sciences.

International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences

Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism
300 alphabetically arranged entries on critics and theorists, schools, and movements.