Women's Studies

Council on Women and Girls

The Council on Women and Girls advises the U.S. President on issues relating to the welfare of women. Keeping America's Women Moving Forward: The Key to an Economy Built to Last is a recent report published by this council.

Equality for Women

Equality for Women: Where Do We Stand on Millenium Development Goal 3
This 2008 World Bank Report suggests that a substantial effort is required to achieve equality for women.

American Women

American Women, a Library of Congress website, contains documents and images related to U.S. women's history and special exhibits including "Women of Protest" and "Women Come to the Front: Journalists, Photographers, and Broadcasters During WWII."


Resources on gender equality and empowerment of women, provided by the United Nations Inter-Agency Network on Women and Gender Equality.


Women's Health: Medline Plus

Women's Health: Medline Plus
Presents health information and statistics from the National Institutes of Health.

National Organization for Women

The National Organization for Women is the "largest, most comprehensive feminist advocacy group in the United States." Includes NOW's stance on key women's issues.

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