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KEY RESOURCES AT A GLANCE

Journal articles
Use these online databases  to locate journal articles on your topic. These databases are best searched using keywords. Many articles in the databases are full-text. Use your Owl Link  name and password to access the online databases when off-campus.
    Academic OneFile
    American History Online
    Biography Resource Center
    Ethnic NewsWatch
    ProQuest Central
    Social Science Journals

Web Sites
    American Women Through Time
    American Women's History: a Research Guide
    American Women's History: Digital Collections
    Gifts of Speech: Women's Speeches from around the World
    Women in American History
    WomenWatch: The UN Internet Gateway 
    Women Working 1800-1930
    Women's Studies
    Women's Studies and Women's Issues Internet Resources

REFERENCE AND SUPPORTING INFORMATION

Background Information
   
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Black Women in America an Historical Encyclopedia Reference E 185.86 .B542 1993
Encyclopedia of Women’s History in America Reference HQ 1410 .C85 2000
Encyclopedia of Women and Sports Reference GV 709 .S44 1996
Facts on File Encyclopedia of Black Women in America Reference E 185.96 .f2 1997
From Suffrage to the Senate; an Encyclopedia of American Women on Politics Reference HQ 1236.5 .U5 S32 1999
Greenwood Encyclopedia of Women's Issues Worldwide Reference HQ 1154 .G74 2003
Reader's Guide to Women's Studies Reference Z 7961 .R43 2001
Women and the Military: an Encyclopedia Reference U 21.75 .S54 1996
Women’s Issues Reference HQ 1115 .W6425 1997
Women’s Studies Encyclopedia Reference HQ 1115 .W645 1989

Statistics
Progress of the World’s Women 
United States Department of Labor Women’s Bureau

Books and Videos
Search by keywords, subject, title or author in the Online Catalog.
Tip: Browse the shelves in the area HQ 1181 to look at many of the Library’s holdings that are available.
Tip: To do a subject search, use the Library of Congress subject headings:
    African American Women
    Feminism
    Women-Employment
    Women-History
    Women-Suffrage
    Women's Rights

Associations and Organizations
National Women's Studies Association
Yahoo: Women’s Associations 

Writing and Citing
APA Style (Owl at Purdue)
MLA Style (Owl at Purdue)
Quick Research Library Tutorial-Your step by step directions to writing a research paper

Help with course assignments
Come to the Reference desk on the first floor of Prince George’s Community College Library or phone 301-322-0476.

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