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Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies

An introduction to research in the related fields of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies.

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Doing GSWS Research

Since Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies is an interdisciplinary field, it may require you as the researcher to search for information in places you may not have thought of. This guide will help point you in a few possible directions. If you have specific questions about your research, please do not hesitate to contact me

Why use Library Search?

Library Search combines our catalog (what we physically have in the library) with many of our databases. Library Search is most helpful for finding books and films that we own here at the library.

Library Search

Browse the Shelves at Charles

Browse the Charles Library stacks for books about gender and sexuality at or near call numbers starting with HQ, located on the south end of the fourth floor.

This call number range includes books about...

  • HQ19-76.8 (sexualities)
  • HQ77 (trans and gender variant identities) 
  • HQ503-1064 (marriage and parenting)
  • HQ1075 (gender roles)
  • HQ1088-1090 (men and masculinities)
  • HQ1101-2030 (feminism)

Selected Article Databases

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