Gender Fair Language

Gender Fair Language

As culture changes, so does language. Reflect our changing ideas in your writing with gender fair language! This site provides an overview of the concept, as well as helpful examples for making your writing clear and direct regarding gender.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics; Reference–Style And Writing Guides; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality; Health And Sexuality–LGBTQ Interest; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Report Writing

Isle of Lesbos

Isle of Lesbos

Features Lesbian poetry, Lesbian images in art, Lesbian quotations and references and links to other Lesbian resources.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

GayData.org

Learn information “about lesbians, gays and bisexuals grounded in scientific knowledge.” Site also provides datasets with “sexual orientation data” and instructions for how to collect such data. An excellent resource
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Health; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Catalyst

Catalyst

International non-profit organization working to “build inclusive workplaces and expand opportunities for women.” Offers free research reports and statistical studies on LGBT individuals and women of color in the workplace, women in leadership positions, and organizational change.
Subject: Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesswomen; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Women in Business Radio

Women in Business Radio

Free online radio show focusing on women who have started their own businesses. Each segment includes an interview with a small business owner, designed to provide insight into various professions while highlighting issues like time management, creativity, and personal development.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship–Women Entrepreneurs; Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesswomen; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers

Chicago Women’s Liberation Union Herstory Project

Chicago Women’s Liberation Union Herstory Project

Website dedicated to archiving and sharing the history of the Chicago Women’s Liberation Union (CWLU). Articles, essays, biographies, and memoirs document the “role of the CWLU in the movement for women’s liberation and social justice of the late 1960s and 1970s.” Includes bibliography of websites and books on feminism.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–History–Historical Documents And Sources

Women’s Sports Foundation

Women’s Sports Foundation

A great resource for women and sports with the mission to advance the lives of girls and women through sports and physical activity. Includes information on issues, scholarships, events, and more.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports

Internet Women’s History Sourcebook

Internet Women’s History Sourcebook

Covering many aspects of the history of women from ancient through modern times. Complete online full-text sources are organized by different countries. Each country’s section features great women, women’s oppression, the structure of women’s lives, women’s agency, feminism, and gender construction.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–History–Historical Documents And Sources

Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network

Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network

GLSEN provides resources for teachers and students to ensure a safe school experience regardless of a person’s sexual orientation. Sponsors events to promote awareness of bullying, harassment, and hate speech in schools and organizes gay, lesbian, and straight alliance groups.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

4000 Years of Women in Science

4000 Years of Women in Science

Features biographical information of over 100 women inventors, scholars, writers, mathematicians and astronomers throughout recorded history.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers

Global Women’s Activism

Global Women’s Activism

Web directory of organizations and websites dealing with women’s activism. Listings are broken up by continent and country, as well as transnational.
Subject: Reference–Web Directories; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Distinguished Women of Past and Present

Distinguished Women of Past and Present

Biographies and links to biographies about female “writers, educators, scientists, heads of state, politicians, civil rights crusaders, artists, entertainers and others.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Reference–Biographies

Genesis: Developing Access to Women’s History Sources in the British Isles

Genesis: Developing Access to Women’s History Sources in the British Isles

Genesis is a mapping initiative funded by the Research Support Libraries Program (RSLP) to identify and develop access to women’s history sources in the British Isles. The database holds descriptions of women’s history collections from the libraries, archives, and museums of the British Isles.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women