The Victorian Women Writers Project

The Victorian Women Writers Project

The project was developed in order to provide accurate and complete digital texts of works by British women writers of the 19th century. Offerings include anthologies, novels, political pamphlets, religious tracts, children’s books, and volumes of poetry and verse drama from over forty authors.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Literature By Time Period; Arts And Humanities–Online Texts–English Literature

Women in Sports

Women in Sports

Biographies of female athletes indexed by sport or by name; biographies of women in the sports field.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports

OutProud, The National Coalition for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Youth

OutProud, The National Coalition for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Youth

“OutProud, The National Coalition for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Youth, serves the needs of these young men and women by providing advocacy, information, resources and support. Our goal is to help queer youth become happy, successful, confident and vital gay, lesbian and bisexual adults.” Site includes news, coming-out stories, school res …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender; Health And Sexuality–LGBTQ Interest

Sports Illustrated for Women: 100 Greatest Female Athletes

Sports Illustrated for Women: 100 Greatest Female Athletes

Sports Illustrated for Women provides biographies of 100 of “the century’s greatest sportswomen”.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Reference–Biographies; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports; Sports & Recreation; Our World–History & People–Women In History; Reference–Biography; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Biographies; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–General Sports News And Info

Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan

Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan

This site belongs to the oldest political/social organization of Afghan women, struggling for peace, freedom, democracy, and women’s rights in Afghanistan. The site contains a biography of Meena, founding member of RAWA, who was murdered in 1987 by agents of the KHAD (the Afghanistan branch of the KGB.)
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

All-American Girls??? Professional Baseball League

All-American Girls??? Professional Baseball League

Discover the history of the 1943-1954 women’s professional ball league, which inspired the movie A League of Their Own. Here you will find complete rosters of all teams, records, research resources, and pictures.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Baseball & Softball; Sports & Recreation–Baseball; Our World–History & People–Women In History

Other Women’s Voices: Translations of women’s writing before 1700

Other Women’s Voices: Translations of women’s writing before 1700

This website compliles translations of over 125 women writers, “women who produced a substantial amount of work before 1700.” Each entry contains background on the author and that particular work, useful secondary sources and Internet sites. The site also offers information on how to obtain translations of these writings.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts

WomenWatch: UN Information and Resources on Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women

WomenWatch: UN Information and Resources on Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women

An information gateway to the many United Nations services and programs working towards women’s equality and empowerment. Offers the latest UN news on women’s rights, videos, publications, committees, and more.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

The History of Women and Science, Health, and Technology: a Bibliographic Guide to the Professions and the Disciplines

The History of Women and Science, Health, and Technology: a Bibliographic Guide to the Professions and the Disciplines

Offers extensive bibliographies about women in science, including bibliographies of biographies, scientific views of women, feminist critiques of science, and works on women in every scientific discipline. Other topics include women’s health, the history of home economics, and the impact of technology on women. Searchable.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Health & Medical Sciences–History Of Medicine

HealthyPlace

HealthyPlace

America’s Mental Health Channel. “We have an active mental health social network for support, online psychological tests, breaking mental health news, mental health videos, our documentary films, a live mental health tv show, unique tools like our “mediminder” and more.” Includes communities for various mental illnesses, all sorts of addictions, pa …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Mental Disorders–Eating Disorders; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Mental Disorders–Bipolar Disorder; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Depression; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Mental Disorders–Anxiety And Panic Disorders; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Mental Disorders–Schizophrenia; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Suicide/Self Injury; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

The Ada Project

The Ada Project

“The Ada Project (TAP) is a WWW site designed to serve as a clearinghouse for information and resources relating to women in computing”. TAP includes information on conferences, employment, organizations, fellowships and awards, and other electronically accessible information sites.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Computers & Internet