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Women's Studies: Getting Started

This guide is a resource for students doing women's studies research. It will lead you to databases with helpful journal articles, books, websites, and other resources.

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Introduction to Women's Studies Research

Introduction to Women's Studies Resources at the UST Libraries


Welcome to the Women's Studies Resources page.  This resource will lead you to publications, databases and web sites that are available for women's studies research.

Under "Finding Books", you can locate dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks and annual reviews to give you an overview of the field.  Both print and electronic resources are listed.  There are also links to other resources, like CLICnet, our online catalog, which will help you locate other books which can help you in your research.

Under "Finding Articles", you can locate databases and other resources which will help you find research articles in women's studies.  Information on peer-reviewed articles is also available.

Under "Web Sites", you can identify sites that provide research information in the field of women's studies.

"History Resources" include information on locating historical information in women's studies, including biographical resources.

Under "Citing Sources", you can link to RefWorks, and find brief help guides on the basics of using different styles for citing sources.  Links to citation manuals are also available.

Links to Other UST Women's Studies Sites

Search for Books and eBooks

CLICsearch is the library catalog of eight private colleges and universities in the Twin Cities, including Saint Thomas. Books from other campuses can be requested online and delivered to the UST library of your choice. My account


CLICsearch searches all library resources simultaneously, including the CLIC catalog.