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Research Guides for Women's and Gender Studies: Welcome!


Welcome to this collective research guide on the subject of Women's and Gender Studies. Click an image to visit a particularly guide. If you are on a phone, turn your phone sideways for better viewing. If you find this guide helpful, but are looking for more information, scroll to the bottom for links to other collective guides on literature and other subjects in the Humanities. At the bottom, you will also learn how to get help with your research.

Disparities in Female Health Care

Human Trafficking

LGBTQ+ Resources

Sexual Assault and Rape: Duquesne Resources

Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming Populations

American Women Writers

Contemporary Feminists 

Women and Religion

Women & the Avant Garde

Women in STEM

Women Mystics

Women Philosophers 

Jane Austen

Rachel Carson

Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker Movement

Emily Dickinson

Joy Harjo

Frances Ellen Watkins Harper

Henrietta Lacks

Researching Mina Loy and Friends

Toni Morrison 

Sylvia Plath

Edith Stein

Natasha Trethewey

Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad

Simone Weil

Fairy Tales

Gothic Fiction

Mythology: Collected Research Guides

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This guide was created by Alivia Austin, English Department Intern, and Ted Bergfelt, Humanities Librarian, September 2023