Search an index (database) to find citations to articles on your topic. Follow the links to the full article. See the "Finding Articles" tutorial for details.
This list includes the most useful databases to search for Gender & Women's Studies. See the box below for other databases.
You don't use TOPCAT to find articles. These pages will help you understand the process and select your resources wisely.
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Interlibrary loan is a system that allows you to request material from other libraries to be sent to Trent for you to borrow. Normally, there are no costs to use the ILL service. Plan ahead because it can take a few days or even weeks for material to be sent, depending upon availability.
Gender & Society is a peer-reviewed journal, focused on the study of gender. It is a top-ranked journal in both sociology and women's studies. The journal primarily publishes empirical articles, which are both theoretically engaged and methodologically rigorous, including qualitative, quantitative, and comparative-historical methodologies. Gender & Society also publishes reviews of books from a diverse array of social science disciplines.