Women's History Month 2012

Women's History Month: Womenís Education Ė Womenís Empowerment

Resources Available through the Library

Educate a boy, and you educate an individual. Educate a girl, and you educate a community.
African Proverb

Are there books available about women?

Businesswomen--United States


Feminist theory

Sex discrimination against women

Women Authors American 20th Century Biography

Women education--United States

Women--Health and hygiene

Women history

Women in science

Womens rights

Are there any reference books about women?

Chronology of Women Worldwide Ref.  HQ1121 .C617 1997

Feminist Writers Ref. PN451.A8 F46 1996

Leading Edge: Women-Owned Million Dollar Firms Ref. HD2341 .L33 2004

Native American Women: A Biographical Dictionary Ref. E98.W8 B38 2001

Notable Black American Women Ref. E185.96 .N68 1992

100 Most Important Women of the 20th Century Ref. CT3235 .M37 1998

Are there any magazines or journals about women?

Journal of Women's History Per. HQ1101 .J68 

MS Per. HQ1101 .M553 

National NOW Times

Outlook (AAUW) Per. LC1756.A2 A5 


Are there any audio visuals on women?

Iron Jawed Angels Audio Visual  PN1997.2 .I75 2004

Killing Us Softly 3: Advertising's Image of Women Audio Visual HF5822 .K48 2000

Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind Little Women Audio Visual PS1018 .L6895 2008

Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony Audio Visual    HQ1412 .N664 2004

Oklahoma Women Audio Visual  F701 .O54 1990

Shortchanging Girls, Shortchanging America Audio Visual LC1752 .S56 1991

Women of Hull-House Audio Visual HV4196.C4 W6 1992

Are there any Web pages about Women?

Gifts of Speech: Women's Speeches from Around the World

National Museum of Women in the Arts

National Women's History Project

Women's History Month

Women's Studies Database

Women's Studies Online Resources

Originally prepared by:
Sarah Brick Archer
Communication & Art Subject Librarian

Page maintained by: Linda West
Last Updated: March 1, 2012