Each time a girl opens a book and reads a womanless history,
she learns she is worth less.
– Myra Pollack Sadker
Women's History in Florida
These books explore what life was like in the past for Florida women, and the effect they had on United States history.
Women's Rights Today
Here are some non-fiction books that deal with the status of women in today's world.
- Biography in Context
Peruse the biographies of thousands of women. If you aren't sure who you want to research, use the handy listing of Notable Women.
- General OneFile
Find out what women are doing today. News, periodical articles, audio files, book reviews, images, and broadcast transcripts are all included in this database.
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context
This research tool presents each side of today's pressing social issues. It offers the pros and cons of each issue, and includes images, podcasts, and recommended websites.
- Pop Culture
Explore the ways women have made their mark on popular culture. This database offers millions of articles, useful for researchers in the social sciences, arts, history, or liberal arts.
- Science Online - Includes Science Experiments
Use this database to discover the contributions women have made to the world of science. Visit the Key People section and select American Women Scientists.