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Women's History Month: Library resources

Women's History Month is an international celebration and promotion of the contribution women have made in the past and present, and is held annually in March.

The university library has a strong collection of online archives covering a variety of primary sources and secondary sources, as well as many e-books. See below for details of these. We also hold a fascinating collection of women's history materials in our own archives.

Database Highlights

Women's Studies database image
Women in the National Archives database image
Perdita manuscripts database image
Gender identity and politics database image
Everyday life and women in America

Finding Resources using Library Search

Library Search

Search for textbooks, ebooks, journals, articles + more. Library Search LibGuide available for guidance.

Databases for Women's History Research

Use the tabs to discover a small selection of some of the online databases available that relate to women's history.

To access the full range of databases, use the Database A-Z List or for digital archives in particular, look at the Women's History section of the Primary Sources guide.

Online archives

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