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Women's Studies Resources: Feminism

A quick overview of some books, research databases and websites to get you started on your research in women's studies.

Some Notable Feminists

Search for these well known feminists in the BGSU and OhioLINK catalogs, in the research databases, or online.

  • Susan B. Anthony
  • Gloria Anzaldua
  • Simone de Beauvoir
  • Susie Bright
  • Olympia Brown
  • Helene Cixous
  • Andrea Dworkin
  • Susan Faludi
  • Betty Friedan
  • bell hooks
  • Maxine Hong Kingston
  • Julia Kristeva
  • Audre Lorde
  • Cherrie Moraga
  • Margaret Sanger
  • Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  • Gloria Steinem
  • Alice Walker


These are just a few books that could be useful.  Get started with these and try some of the searches to the left.

Select Journals

BGSU has access to all of these journals. Some are available electronically, while others are available in paper only. Some are available in both formats. Where both formats are available, clicking the title will take you to the electronic format, and a separate link is provided for print.