Do you have your topic?
A good way to start your research is to investigate some reference works. Reference sources provide historical and background information, timelines, statistics, current situation, and related topics.
These sample print books, located in our Reference area on the first floor of the Library, have background information on women in American history. Use the library catalog SearchAll to find additional reference books. Use the call numbers listed to locate the books on the shelves.
|A Pictorial History of Women in America||Ref. HQ1410 .W37|
|The Reader's Companion to U.S. Women's History||Ref. HQ1410 .R43 1998|
|100 American Women Who Shaped American History||Ref. CT3260 .F45 2005|
|Women Together: a History in Documents of the Women's Movement in the United States||Ref. HQ1426 .P34|
|Webster's Dictionary of American Women||Ref. HQ1412 .W4 1996|
The Gale Virtual Reference Library provides full-text articles that may be printed, downloaded, or emailed. Use keywords to search for sources.
Click on the links below to access the databases.