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Women’s Studies International – HSSE Featured Database

March 30th, 2023

Humanities, Social Science and Education Library’s Featured Database will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This time we’re featuring Women’s Studies International database, brought to you by EBSCO.


Access the databases off-campus with your Purdue login and password.

Focus: The Women’s Studies International database covers the core disciplines in Women’s Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. That coverage includes more than 871,000 records and over 2,000 periodical sources, which spans from 1972 to present.

Tutorial: Click here see the basics of using the Women’s Studies International database.

Quick tip: If you access the Detailed Record for an article that interests you, to the left side of the page, you will see a link for find similar results. You can use this to generate a new results list that share similar keyword and subjects as the article you selected originally. This is a great way to expand your research.

Related Resources:

Other databases you might want to explore are:

Women’s Studies Archive:
Women and Social Movements in the U.S. 1600-2000: