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Gender and Women's Studies: Home

A guide to help you get started with research for the Gender and Women's Studies minor at IC.

Subject Resources

If you're just starting out as a Gender and Women's Studies student and need to lean the background of fundamentals of the subject, the following can help:

To search all of Schewe's databases, use the following:

Looking for something more specific? The following databases will help you start your research in Gender and Women's Studies. If you are having trouble finding articles, see our Finding Articles guide, or ask a librarian for help!

Here are some websites which might be helpful for a Gender and Women's Studies student:

While Gender and Women's Studies is an interdisciplinary field, most of its materials will be found with a 305-360 call number in the lower level of Schewe Library. There are also resources listed for the Gender and Women's Studies concentrations in Health Sciences, Biology, and Criminal Justice

General Gender and Women's Studies resources

Gender and Women's Studies in Health Sciences 

Gender and Women's Studies in Biology

Gender and Women's Studies in Criminal Justice

You can find reliable and high-quality Gender and Women's Studies videos below:

Videos from Kanopy: 

TED talks: 

You can find other reliable and high-quality videos on a variety of topics below:

For help citing in the APA format, which is often used in Gender and Women's Studies, consider using Schewe Library's APA citation guide:

Have subject specific questions?

If you have questions, you can contact us at:


Luke Beatty
- Library Director
luke.beatty@ic.edu

217.245.3573


Garrett Traylor
- Reference & Cataloging Librarian
garrett.traylor@ic.edu
217.245.3022


Elora Agsten - Instructional Librarian
elora.agsten@ic.edu
217.245.3177


For general inquiries:
schewe@ic.edu
217-245-3020
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