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Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies

A guide to informational and research resources about gender, sexuality, and women's studies.

Books of Women's Biographies

Biographical Web Sites

For information about women, their lives, and their work:

Collective Biographies of Women -- a website produced at the University of Virginia; helps locate biographical information in biographical anthologies

Encyclopedia Britannica Profiles: 300 Women Who Changed the World

Encyclopedia of Virginia        For example, a profile of Mary-Cooke Branch Munford

Female Nobel Prize Laureates

Biographies of Notable Women

Women in Science, Mathematics, and Technology