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Women's Studies Program

The resources on this libguide can be used for a general women's studies class or specific.

WS Recommended Article Databases

Articles about women's studies, feminist studies or gender related studies are interdisciplinary.  To find articles, you must use a database. 

A database is a collection of information categorized by specific fields. Databases are usually searchable by keywords.

The following are "best" library databases to search for women's studies articles:

Madden Article Link & ILL

Interlibrary Loan for Journal Articles (use only when the Madden Library does not have the journal/article)

Login to InterLibrary Loan Online - ILLiad
Request materials, ask for renewals, check the status of requests.

• Login to ILLiad with your campus user name and password
You must use your Fresno State email address in the Change Personal Information form.
   Student addresses end with:  @mail.fresnostate.edu
• You will receive an email once the requested material has arrived
• Articles will be delivered via your ILLiad account and available for 30 days

Interlibrary Loan Policies

Interlibrary Loan Questions? Contact: hmlillborrow@csufresno.edu  (559) 278-3032

Google Scholar

If you really really need to do your search in Google.

USE Google Scholar Instead!

Google Scholar Search