Welcome to the Library Research Guide for WGST 2P91: Historical Perspectives on Women. Use the boxes below to help you in your assignments for this course. Want to learn more? Try the Library Research Guide for Women's and Gender Studies.
Once you have chosen a database, brainstorm some search terms and enter them in the search boxes. Some tips:
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Some scholarly journals are peer-reviewed or refereed. This means that the articles have been critiqued and evaluated by other researchers and experts in the field.
Also see: Peer-reviewed, popular magazine, or journal? (Brock Library)
What if Brock does not have the article I need?
RACER Interlibrary Loan allows users to search in all Ontario university and worldwide libraries to place requests for items that Brock does not own.
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