Women's Studies Resources

Library Resources

Please contact Sue Gold (314-246-7812) about the Women's Studies resources at the library.

Internship Information

Under the direction of the internship coordinator, students enrolled in this practicum will spend about 16 hours a week in direct contact with a local non-profit organization whose services target the needs of women and children. Additionally, the coordinator and the interns will meet on a weekly basis to review the internship week and discuss various topics from the course texts. The goals of the course are the development of skills that effectively support the objectives of non-profit agencies and the enhancement of the students' leadership abilities.

Related Links

International Women's Day
International Women's Day has been observed since in the early 1900's, a time of great expansion and turbulence in the industrialized world that saw booming population growth and the rise of radical ideologies.

Ms. Magazine
Feminist magazine founded in 1972 by Gloria Steinem. Now woman-owned and operated by Liberty Media for Women, LLC.

National Organization for Women
The National Organization for Women (NOW) is the largest organization of feminist activists in the United States. Since its founding in 1966, NOW's goal has been to take action to bring about equality for all women.

The National Women's Studies Association
Established in 1977, NWSA is a professional organization dedicated to leading the field of women's studies and gender studies, as well as its teaching, learning, research, and service wherever they be found.

Women's Studies Online Resources
Women's Studies Online Resources will help you find information-rich, high-quality web sites focusing on women's studies or women's issues; women- or gender-related e-mail lists; women's studies files from the WMST-L File Collection; links to women's studies programs around the world and to the Center for Women and Information Technology; financial aid for women; updates to Internet Resources on Women; and more.