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Women's and Gender Studies

A guide to Women's and Gender Studies Research

What's in this Guide?

Finding Books- find print books and ebooks 

Finding Articles- search for peer-reviewed literature

Finding Primary Sourcesfind sources for images, DVDs and video

Finding Videos- access news sources locally and across the globe

Social Justice- visit our Social Justice research guide for more resources on the topic

Indigenous Studies- visit our Indigenous Studies research guide for more resources on the topic

Writing and Citing- find writing and citing resources

Help- extra library resources


UN Women: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

The Transgender Archives: This collection of documents, rare publications, and memorabilia at the University of Victoria documents the history of pioneering activists, community leaders, and researchers who have contributed to the betterment of transgender people.

Blogs & Forums

Keep up to date on current historical research by listening to world discussions. The following links will connect you with discussion forums where important historical "hot topics" are being discussed.