Gender Studies E-Resources


$subunit LGBT Life with Full Text covers literature regarding lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, and transgender issues.

$subunit Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940, Part I provides primary source documents on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world.

$subunit Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940, Part II provides researchers with primary source documents related to the Gay Rights Movement with resources from repositories like the Lesbian Herstory Educational Foundation; Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives; Women's Energy Bank; GLBT Historical Society; National Library of Medicine; among other archives.

$subunit Scholars Portal Journals is a multi-disciplinary database with millions of articles drawn from journals covering every academic discipline. Previously known as E-Journals @ Nipissing University (Scholars Portal).

$subunit$subunit Academic Search Premier consists of a wide range of articles related to the social sciences, general sciences, humanities and education. It contains journals, magazines, newspapers, video content from the Associated Press and more.

$subunit Sociological Abstracts features abstracts and indexes international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioural sciences

$subunit JSTOR is an archival database of full-text journals covering a wide variety of fields within the Arts, Science, and Business. Typically it does not include volumes published in the last 3 to 5 years.

$subunit Project MUSE is a full-text database providing access to peer-reviewed journals in cultural studies, history, politics, music, theatre, film, and literary criticism.

$subunit$subunit CPI.Q Canadian Periodicals provides access to Canadian and Canadian-focused journals, magazines, and newspapers.

$subunit Defining Gender, 1450-1910, Online provides full text access to primary and secondary British source materials mainly from British and European archives covering five major themes: Conduct and politeness; Domesticity and the family; Consumption and leisure; Education and sensibility; and The body.

$subunit Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 contains primary and secondary sources including books, images, documents, scholarly essays, commentaries, and bibliographies, documenting the multiplicity of women's activism in public life from colonial times to the present.

$subunit North American Women's Letters and Diaries is a primary source database of primarily American content of diaries and letters by over 1,300 women from Colonial times to the 1950s.

$subunit British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries: 1500 to 1950 features the diaries and correspondence of hundreds of British and Irish women including biographies and annotated bibliographies from the 16th to the mid-20th century.

$subunit Bibliography of English Women Writers 1500-1640 features scholarship on more than 700 recovered women writers and located texts, including both familiar figures and unknown writers.

$subunit Women’s Studies Archive: Women’s Issues and Identities this collection traces the path of women’s issues from past to present—pulling primary sources from manuscripts, newspapers, periodicals, and more. It captures the foundation of women’s movements, struggles and triumphs, and provides researchers with valuable insights.

$subunit Black Drama: 1850 to Present contains plays, related production information, playbills, photographs, and more. It includes playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries.

$subunit Vogue Archive provides access to full contents of Vogue magazine (US edition) in full colour page image, from the first issue in 1892 to the present.

$subunit Women's Wear Daily Archive is a historical archive of the US fashion trade publication, Women’s Wear Daily. Starting in 1910 and covering material up to the last twelve months. All content is scanned in colour with searchable text and indexing.