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* Women & Gender Studies: Find an Article

A guide to research, reference and course materials.

General Databases

Subject-Specific Databases

Databases search across multiple journals dedicated to women's studies and scholarship.


Women's Studies:

National Women's Studies Association Journal (in print or online)

Feminist Studies (in print or online)

Gender & Society: Sociologists for Women in Society (in print or online)

Gender & History (online)

Hypatia: Philosophy & Women (in print and online)

Journal of Women's History (online: 1992-2004 and 1999-present)

Sex Roles (in print and online)

Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society (in print or online): International journal in women's studies.

Other Feminist periodicals available online.

LGBT Studies:

Journal of Lesbian Studies (in print or online)

SQS: Peer reviewed articles, published twice a year in three languages (Finnish, Swedish, and English).  Browsing by issue only, not searchable by keyword.

Other Gay and Lesbian periodicals available online.

More Journals with links to Databases:

Gender & Sexuality Studies

Statistical Reports