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Database Information

"Gale's Gender Studies Collection aims to provide balanced coverage of this significant aspect of our culture, covering such topics as gender studies, sexuality, family and marital issues, health aspects, and many more." -- Gale Website

Includes full-text articles from journals such as Advocate, Feminist Studies, Off Our Backs, and more
Covers diverse topics including gender studies, sexual behavior surveys, gay and lesbian rights, and homophobia

Search Operators
Connectors: AND, OR, NOT
Wildcards: * = one or more characters (e.g. comput*), ? = exactly one character (e.g. wom?n)
Proximity: <search term> N# <search term> = search terms must be specified number (#) or fewer words apart

Database Access

Gender Studies Collection

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