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WGST 4260/5800: Gender and Globalization

Library research guide for WGST 4260/5800

Peer Reviewed Articles

To access Family & Society Studies Worldwide go to the Databases tab (circled in red below) from the blue box on the Libraries home page. Start typing Family into the text box, you will see Family & Society Studies Worldwide in the list of suggestions (highlighted in yellow below), click on this link to access the database. 

Use the text box shown below to enter your search terms. In the example, "Middle East" and asylum (highlighted in yellow below), "Middle East" is placed in quotes so the database knows you want to search those two words back to back. By adding and asylum, the database knows you want to search for only articles that have that phrase (Middle East) and that word (asylum). Click the green search box to the right of the text box (circled in red below) to see your results. You will have the option to limit your search by date, or peer reviewed. 

News Articles

To access Keesing's World News, go to the Libraries home page, and follow the same steps listed above for accessing Family & Society Studies Worldwide. 

The example shows the search Lebanon and women and asylum (highlighted in yellow below). Click the blue search button (circled in red) to the right of the text box to see the results. 

Additional Resources for Peer Reviewed Articles

If you have questions about locating peer reviewed or news articles for your topic, please contact your Women's and Gender Studies Librarian, Julie Leuzinger

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