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Women & Gender Studies

This LibGuide covers various topics and general Internet resources in Women's and Gender studies.

Associations and Organizations

American Association of University Women
The AAUW is a national organization of over 150,000 members with more than 1,500 branches devoted to issues of education and "... equity for women and girls."

Feminist Majority Foundation
Site features Feminist News and Events, Feminist Census, Affirmative Action, Feminist Research Center, National Center for Women and Policing, Women and Girls in Sports, Feminist Internet gateway, Feminist University Network, 911 for Women, Breast Cancer Center, Feminist Career Center, Global Feminism, Reproductive Rights, Feminist Arts & Literature & Entertainment.

National Organization for Women
NOW's Web page contains issues of the National NOW Times, information on key issues (e.g., economic equity), NOW history, and links to feminist, government, and political sites on the Web.

The National Partnership for Women & Families 
The National Partnership for Women & Families is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that uses public education and advocacy to promote fairness in the workplace, quality health care, and policies that help women and men meet the dual demands of work and family.

National Women's History Project
Organization promoting gender equity through education regarding the accomplishments of women. Clearinghouse for women's history resources and programming for National Women's History Month. Links to women's studies Web sites in aviation, athletics, art and music, math and science, war and peace, women's rights, and other subject areas.

Global Fund for Women
This international organization focuses on female human rights. It supports issues as diverse as literacy, domestic violence, economic autonomy, and the international trafficking of women, among others.