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Other Women Studies resources

Databases

  UW Restricted America, History and Life
   

Essential index for American women's history; provides historical coverage of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. Includes information abstracted from over 2,000 journals published worldwide. Provides links to UW Libraries holdings when possible.

     
  UW Restricted Expanded Academic Index ASAP
    Provides indexing, abstracting, full-text articles and images from scholarly journals, magazines, and newspapers. Spans all academic disciplines from arts and humanities to social sciences, science, and technology. Provides links to full text or UW Libraries holdings when possible.
     
  UW Restricted Historical Abstracts
    Published since 1954, Historical Abstracts is the leading bibliographic database for the study of women in world history, 1450 to the present, excluding the United States and Canada. Historical Abstracts indexes over 1,700 journals internationally, in over forty languages. The database comprises over 720,000 entries from periodicals, with approximately 16,000 new entries added each year.
     
  UW Restricted Left Index
    Diverse literature of the left, with an emphasis on political, economic, social, and culturally engaged scholarship. Topics covered include but are not limited to: the labor movement, ecology & environment, race & ethnicity, social & cultural theory, sociology, art & aesthetics, philosophy, history, education, law, and globalization.
     
  UW Restricted LexisNexis Academic & Library Solutions suite of products
    UW Restricted LexisNexis Academic - Extensive array of full-text news (newspapers, wire services, transcripts and newsletters), business literature, industry and company information, opinion polls, legal, biographical, and reference resources.
    UW Restricted LexisNexis Congressional - Full-text bills and public laws (1988 - ), committee reports (1990 - ) and documents (1995 - ), Congressional Record (1985 - ), Federal Register (1980 - ), hearing transcripts, as well as indexes to historic documents.
    UW Restricted LexisNexis Statistical - Abstracts and indexes statistical information from over 100,000 U.S. government publications (1973 - ), state and private sources (1980 - ), and international organizations (1983 - ). Links to full-text tables, text when possible.
     
  UW Restricted Popline
    Reproductive health database; provides citations with abstracts of the worldwide literature in the field of population, family planning, and related health issues.
     
  UW Restricted ProQuest Interdisciplinary Research Library
    Indexing and full text for a basic collection of general-interest, humanities, social science and science periodicals and newspapers.
     
  UW Restricted PsycINFO
    Academic, research, and practice literature in psychology, including the related disciplines of medicine, psychiatry, education, social work, law, criminology, social science, and organizational behavior; provides indexing for journals, dissertations, book chapters, books, technical reports, and other documents from 1872 to the present

Created by: Cass Hartnett
Last modified: Thursday April 16, 2009 (cass)