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Humanities - Gender studies: Databases and journals

This guide will help you find resources for Gender studies

Access OneSearch

Use OneSearch to search the following resources at once:

  • UWA print collection
  • ebooks
  • journal articles
  • UWA theses and dissertations

Sign in to OneSearch to:

  • access your private workspace, e-Shelf, to view saved results and items
  • access the course material online for your units
  • access past examination papers  (At your lecturers' discretion)

See  OneSearch to access quality information sources to learn how

Find databases

A list of databases by disciplines is accessible on the main library webpage below the OneSearch box


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Useful UWA resources

Google Scholar

Activate FindIt@UWA links in Google Scholar to access the UWA full text version of articles.  Once activated, you will see FindIt@UWA links - click these and the online, UWA databases will be searched for you.

To activate the FindIt@UWA feature in Google Scholar when off campus:

1  Go to Google Scholar

2 Click ton Settings (the small black cog wheel- the last icon in the top menu)

3 Select Library Links in the left hand side menu

4 Enter University of Western Australia (or UWA, or University of WA) in the search box and click on the magnifying glass

5 Tick the checkbox for the option The University of Western Australia (FindIt@UWA)

6 Click Save


Welcome to the Gender studies guide! This guide provides you with links to websites, databases and resources which may be helpful to your studies.

Find information using databases

Search the following databases to find information resources (e.g. journal articles and book chapters) on your subject. Using OneSearch will search across a number of databases at one time. 

Gender Journals

A selection of journals dedicated to different gender areas