Women's Resources on the Web - Women Pioneering the Future

Search Engines for Women's Resources

Librarian's Index to the Internet:
The Librarians' Index to the Internet provides a well- organized point of access for reliable,
trustworthy, librarian-selected Internet resources. A section of women's resources is found at this link.

WSSLINKS Google: Selected Women and Gender Resources on the World Wide Web http://www.library.wisc.edu/libraries/WomensStudies/others.htm
This web site is a well-organized collection of pointers to women's studies material on the Internet, compiled by the Women's Studies section of the American Library Association.

Women Reaching Women: The Premier Search Directory for Women Online http://www.wwwomen.com/
Launched in 1996, WWWomen.com provides links to important web sites for and about women. The WWWomen.com web site is one of the most vibrant and dynamic online communities for women. With over 50 different topics, women are able to share their life experiences and feelings to develop a wonderful sense of community and support.

Yahoo Directory: Women http://dir.yahoo.com/Society_and_Culture/Cultures_and_Groups/Women/


Women's News

Bella Online http://www.bellaonline.com
BellaOnline is a web site for and about women. Designed to be informative and entertaining, the site
is organized into 16 Channels: Auto, Beauty, Career, Computers, Education, Entertainment, Family, Food & Wine, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden, Money, News & Politics, Relationships, Society & Culture, Sports, and Travel & Leisure.

IVillage.com: The Women's Network http://www.ivillage.com
This web site is intended for busy women who want to share solutions and advice. Message boards
and chat rooms are featured on the site. Resources on a variety of issues important to women-babies, beauty, diet & fitness, health, home & garden, money, parenting, relationships and work.

MSN Central: Women http://womencentral.msn.com/
Women Central provides a daily e-mail newsletter to online subscribers.

Women's E News: http://www.womensenews.org
Women's Enews is the source for independent journalism covering stories and events that impact
women's lives. The site allows users to subscribe to a free news service and receive daily news stories, or daily news summaries and/or a weekly summary, with links to the full text.


Women's History Resources

About.Com: Women's History http://womenshistory.about.com/
An Internet guide to women's history, with feature articles, Website guides, and discussion forums.

American Women's History: A Research Guide (Digital Collections of Primary Sources) http://frank.mtsu.edu/~kmiddlet/history/women/wh-digcoll.html

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America http://www.radcliffe.edu/schles/
A new national exhibition, Enterprising Women: 250 Years of American Business, is described on the
library's web site.

History Channel: http://www.historychannel.com/exhibits/womenhist/

National Women's Hall of Fame: http://www.greatwomen.org/

National Women's History Project: http://www.nwhp.org/

New York Times: Women's History http://www.nytimes.com/learning/issues_in_depth/20020301.html

Top Ten Books on American Women's History: http://womenshistory.about.com/cs/states/tp/aatpamhist.htm?PM=ss03_womenshistory

Women in American History: http://www.britannica.com/women/


Women's Museums

Female Nobel Prize Laureates (Nobel Prize Internet Archive) http://www.almaz.com/nobel/women.html

Library of Congress American Memory Archives / Woman's Suffrage http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/vfwhtml/vfwhome.html

National Women's History Museum (Washington, DC) http://www.nmwh.org
Founded in 1996, the NWH Museum celebrates the rich and diverse history of women's contributions
that have shaped American culture and society.

Women in Science and Engineering Archives (Iowa State University) http://www.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/wise/wise.html

The Women's Museum: An Institute for the Future (Dallas, TX) http://www.thewomensmuseum.org/

Women's Rights National Historical National Park (Seneca Falls, NY) http://www.nps.gov/wori/

Women of Achievement and Herstory http://www.undelete.org/woa/woa.html


Women's Health

National Women's Health Resource Center http://www.healthywomen.org/

National Women's Health Information Center http://www.4woman.org
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, this U.S. federal government
agency has a toll-free number in addition to the web site-1-800-994-WOMAN (9662).


Women at Work: Women In Science & Technology

Association of Women in Science http://www.awis.org/

Catalyst : Leading Info Source for Women in Business http://www.catalystwomen.org/

Society of Women Engineers http://www.swe.org/

Women's Business Center http://www.onlinewbc.gov/

Women Working : 2000 and Beyond http://www.womenworking2000.com/


Selected Women's Resources in the DeVry University Orlando Campus Library

Assertive Woman Impact Pub, 1997. (Call Number HQ 1206 .P44 1997)

Biographical Dictionary of Women in Science. Routledge, 2000. (Call Number REF Q 141 .B5285 2000) 2 vols.

Chronology of Women's History. Greenwood Press, 1994. (Call Number REF HQ 1121 .O47 1994)

cybergirl@work. Berkely Books, 2001. (Call Number HD 6053 .S43 2001)

Feminism: Opposing Viewpoints. Greenhaven Press, 2001. (Call Number HQ 1421 .F46 2001)

Going to the Top: A Road Map for Success from America's Leading Women Executives. Viking, 2000. (Call Number HD 6054.3 .G35 2000)

Notable Black American Women. Thomson Gale, 1992. (Call Number REF E 185.96 .N68 1992) 3 VOLS.

Notable Hispanic American Women. Thomson Gale, 1998. (Call Number REF E 184.S75 .N68 1992) 2 VOLS.

Notable Women Scientists. Gale, 1999. (Call Number REF Q 141 .N736 1999)

Powertools for Women in Business. Entrepreneur Press, 2001. (Call Number HD 6053 .S53 2001)

Speeches of Famous Women (VHS) 56mins Speeches Collection. (Call Number HQ 1236 .S65 1995)

Timetables of Women's History. Simon & Schuster, 1996. (Call Number REF HQ 1121 .G74 1996)

Women in World History: A Biographical Encyclopedia. (Call Number REF HQ 1115 .W6 1999) 17 VOLS.

Women's Chronology U.X.L, 1997 (Call Number REF HQ 1122 .W67 1997) 2 VOLS.

Women's Firsts U.X.L, 1999. (Call Number REF HQ 1121 .W8858 1999) 2 VOLS.

The Women's Liberation Movement in America. Greenwood Press, 1999. (Call Number HQ 1421 .B47 1999) 2 vols.

Women's Voices U.X.L, 1997. (Call Number REF HQ 1414 .W688 1997) 2 VOLS.

The World Split Open: How the Modern Women's Movement Changed America. Viking, 2000. (Call Number HQ 1421 .R68 2000)


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