Last Updated: Aug 19, 2014
Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS)
- Gender Studies Database
Coverage: 1972 to present
Subject Areas: Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, History, Psychology, Communication Arts
Description: covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia
Coverage: 1970 to present
Subjects: Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, History, Psychology, Communication Arts
Description: Full text coverage of publications that focus on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas.
- Web of Science
Subjects: Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences
Contains: Citations and abstracts. Citation mapping
Coverage: Sciences: 1990 to Present
Social Sciences 1900 to present
Arts/Humanities 1975 to present
- Sage Journals
Contains: Full text of most Sage journals
- WomanStats Project
The WomanStats Project collects data on all countries with a population greater than 200,000--a total of 174 countries. Data on over 260 variables is coded, including quantitative and qualitative data on on topics such as laws, domestic violence, female landownership, and political participation.
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The Project focuses primarily on data from governments non-governmental and intergovernmental organizations, and country or topic experts.
- Womanstats Project Videos
Video links for first time and advanced users of Womanstats
- Historical Abstracts
Subjects: History, social and cultural studies of Europe, and South America.
Contains: Citations and abstracts to journal articles, books, dissertations from prehistory to current. Includes non-English language material.
Coverage Dates: 1954 - present.
- Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index
Subjects: Women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages.
Contains: Citations to journal articles, book reviews, and essays in books.
- America: History and Life
Subjects: History, social and cultural studies of the United States. and Canada.
Contains: Abstracts to articles, books, and book reviews from prehistory to the present.
Subjects: Psychology and related disciplines.
Contains: Citations with abstracts to scholarly journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations. Contains some full text links.
Coverage: 1806 to present
- PsycINFO Topic Guide: Feminism (PDF format)
- PsycINFO Topic Guide: Sexuality and Gender Identity