Portland State University

Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Resources

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Combines Women's Studies International and Men's Studies databases. Provides citations to journal articles, conference papers, book chapters, governement reports, and working papers as well as theses and dissertations. 

Other Resources

This principal resource for citations of articles and books on the history and culture of the United States and Canada includes some full text.

Academic peer-reviewed books.

Includes digitized books, pamphlets and periodicals reflecting the evolution of a feminist consciousness and the movement for women's rights in the US, Europe, and around the world. Materials date from 1534 to 1945, with especially strong coverage of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. 

Indexes and contains full text of  international literature regarding gay, lesbian, bisexual, transexual, and transgender issues.

Maintains citations and abstracts for journal articles, books, and dissertations in psychology about human behavior from 1879 to the present.

Features original entries on philosophy from an international team of notable scholars and philosophers. Covers Anglo-American, ethical and political, cross-cultural, interdisciplinary, continental and contemporary philosophy.

Indexes citations to journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, and conference proceedings in the field of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.