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Key Facts

  • Format: Abstract and index, Full Text
  • Media: Electronic/Online
  • Coverage Dates: 1970-Current
  • z3950 Enabled: true
  • Sources Covered: 300+ titles, more than 125,000 articles
  • MARC Records: Yes
  • COUNTER compliant: Yes
  • Athens enabled: Yes
  • OpenURL Enabled: Yes

Overview

GenderWatch enhances gender and women's studies, and gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) research by providing authoritative perspectives from 1970 to present. This well-established and highly reviewed resource offers over 300 titles, with more than 250 in full-text, from an array of academic, radical, community and independent presses. Researchers and teachers may access more than 219,000 full articles on wide-ranging topics like sexuality, religion, societal roles, feminism, masculinity, eating disorders, healthcare, and the workplace.

GenderWatch's strong collection of important, current titles provides users comprehensive support for gender, family, ethnic, and societal studies from both academic and grassroots perspectives.  Users will find essential titles such as Off Our Backs (1970 to current) and Transgender Tapestry, international titles such as Sister Namibia and the Australian Feminist Law Journal, community newspapers such as Out & About and the Windy City Times, and many other diverse and interdisciplinary publications.  GenderWatch was awarded Choice’s Outstanding Academic Title in 2008.

"No other database covers the discipline of gender studies so thoroughly or in such depth." — Choice

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