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Women's History: How to Locate Book Sources

Suggested Terms While Searching

  • African American feminists
  • African American women
  • Feminism
  • Feminism -- United States
  • Feminists
  • Lesbianism
  • Socialist feminism -- United States
  • Women
  • Women -- Employment -- New York (state)
  • Women -- Employment -- United States
  • Women -- Suffrage -- United States
  • Women -- United States -- History -- 20th century
  • Women anarchists -- United States
  • Women and anarchism
  • Women and communism -- United States
  • Women and socialism -- United States
  • Women communists -- United States
  • Women labor union members
  • Women political activists
  • Women radicals
  • Women social reformers -- United States
  • Women socialists -- United States
  • Women's rights -- United States

Library of Congress Scheme

You can also use the Library of Congress (LC) Classification to browse shelves online by using a search of Call Numbers in the Library's catalog. Click on the book below to see which section is relevant:

LC Classiciation System

Feminism Subject Headings

Helpful Subject Terms

These are some subject or key word terms that you might use to find sources when you search Discover or the Library's Catalog:



Feminism - Research

Feminist Economics

Feminist Theory


Nationalism and feminism

Sex Discrimination and Women


Women - Social Conditions

Women - History



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