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Gender/ Feminist/ Sexuality/ Women's/ Queer Studies

Welcome and Key Databases for Finding Sources

This guide is intended to connect you to a variety of resources useful for conducting research in gender, feminist, sexuality, queer, and women's studies

Use the menu on the left-hand side to navigate this guide.

If you are new to conducting research:
Consider taking the Start Your Research tutorial to better understand the phases and processes of doing research.

Start your research with these key resources:

Keywords and synonyms

Remember that whenever you are researching anything involving gender | sexuality | ethnicity | race that the keywords used in library search tools and databases are often non-intuitive, outdated, and/or offensive. To get the most results, try a variety of keywords, not  just the words/terms you prefer.

Interdisciplinary Studies Librarian

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Nazia Islam
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