Canadian women and capital punishment

I was reviewing a list of new book records added to the catalogue recently and came across this title:  Women and capital punishment in the United States  : an analytical history.  It made me wonder: what kind of coverage do we have about women and capital punishment in Canada?  So I thought I would check … Continue reading Canadian women and capital punishment


Africa Knowledge Project

If you are taking the African Feminisms class, you may already know about the journal called JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women.  If you have accessed it, you may have noticed that it is a part of a larger collection known as the Africa Knowledge Project.  This collection contains six journals and four databases, … Continue reading Africa Knowledge Project

Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies

I have started to follow a blog entitled Magazines for Libraries Update at Proquest.  You know Proquest: they support regular go-to databases for Women's and Gender Studies topics such as Sociological Abstracts, Dissertations and Theses Global, PAIS International and CBCA Complete.  In this particular blog entry, the open-access journal Nineteenth Century Gender Studies is discussed.  If you … Continue reading Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies