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Recommended for information on women in business. Catalyst is the leading U.S. nonprofit organization for the research, advisory, and promotion of women in business. They also offer career planning services to women from all social and ethnic backgrounds and on all levels of business from intern to CEO.

National Organization for Women
An excellent site for information on current feminist issues such as domestic violence, reproduction rights, and sexual discrimination. The National Organization for Women (NOW) is the largest organization of feminist activists in the United States.

American Women: A Gateway to Library of Congress Resources for the Study of Women's History and Culture in the United States
An overview of the Library of Congress Collection, this site also provides access to an number of online exhibits which chronicle Women's History and Culture in the U.S.

Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1775-2000
This site is a project of the Center for the Historical Study of Women and Gender at the State University of New York at Binghamton. It presents teaching tools and learning modules which highlight the social development of women in the U.S.

Women's Studies Programs, Departments and Research Centres
Links to approximately 500 women's studies (including "gender studies") programs, departments, and research centers around the world.

Women of Color Websites
Sites that focus on women of color in the United States and around the world.

Virtual Library: Women's Studies
Developed and maintained by the Women's Studies Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries.

Digital Librarian: Women's Resources
Digital Librarian's choices: the best of the Web. Almost any topic you can think of is listed here.

Women's Studies Database
University of Maryland's database of information and links of interest to researching women/gender studies.
A particular highlight is the list of feminist film reviews

Resources compiled and annotated by A. Slonosky 9/2000
Revised by J. Suda 10/2003
Updated by I. Wang 1/2010


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