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Explore your topic in the three trial databases below
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with an analysis of the three databases. Please complete this by March 7.
For each database, include:
- examples of your search strategies.
- a brief desciption of the search interface and how well you think it is designed. (Was it difficult to narrow your topic? was it clear how to limit and sort your results? etc.)
- From your experience, would this database be a good choice to cover Womens Studies topics?
Provides citations and abstracts of journal articles, books, book chapters, newspapers, dissertations and bulletins, in the core areas of women's studies, men's studies, and sexual diversity issues. Includes content from Women's Studies International, the Men's Studies Database and the Sexual Diversity Studies Database. Covers 1972-present.
Women's Studies International (Trial available through April 7, 2014)
Provides citations and abstracts of journal articles, books, book chapters, newspapers, dissertations and bulletins, in the core areas of women's studies. Subjects include, feminism, women of color, science, health and technology. Includes different women's studies resources. Covers 1972-present.
Provides a historical perspective on the evolution of the women's movement and changes in gender roles. Covers 1970-present