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Gender Studies

Use this guide to find information on gender studies.

Encyclopedias and handbooks

Consult introductory material to get a broad overview of your topic and to identify key concepts, theories and researchers in the field. Introductory material may include subject or discipline specific dictionaries and encyclopedias, handbooks, introductions or guides.

Find introductory material in Library Search by combining a topic keyword with one of the material type descriptors above, for example: 'gender handbook'.

Below are a few examples of introductory material available for Gender studies in the Library. For more suggestions, check out Finding gender reference books.

Key databases for gender studies

For links to other databases of relevance to gender studies, refer to the Journal articles tab.

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  Use this guide as a starting point for research in the field of Gender studies.

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