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National Women’s History Month
 
                                                           
 

Websites for Women’s History MonthLaptop

National Women’s History Project
http://www.nwhp.org

National Women’s History Month Museum
http://www.nwhm.org

Smithsonian Education-”Women’s History Month”
http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/heritage_month/whm

Federal Resources for Educationa Excellence- “Women's History”
http://www.free.ed.gov/subjects.cfm?subject_id=26&res_feature_request=0

Library of Congress– “Women’s History Month”
http://womenshistorymonth.gov

Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov/law/help/commemorative-observations/women_history.php

American Memory- “American Women”
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/awhhtml

National Park Service– “Writing Women Back into History”
http://www.nps.gov/ncro/PublicAffairs/Womens_History_Month.html

Discovering American Women's History Online
http://digital.mtsu.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/women

General HistoryA Shining Thread of Hope: The History of Black Women in America by Darlene Clark Hine

A Shining Thread of Hope: The History of Black Women in America by Darlene Clark Hine
305.48/HIN

Freedom’s Daughters: The Unsung Heroines of the Civil Rights Movement from 1830 to 1970 by Lynne Olson
323.092/OLS

The Timetables of Women’s History: A Chronology of the Most Important People and Events in Women’s History by Karen Greenspan
305.409/GRE

Sister Circle: Black Women and Work by Sharon Harley
331.4/SIS

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The Body Project: An Intimate History of American Girls by Joan Jacobs Brumberg
305.235/BRU

Hair Raising: Beauty, Culture, and African American Women by Noliwe M. Rooks
391.5/ROO

En Español

Historias de Mujeres por Rosa Montero
SP/920.72/MON

El Libro de la Mujer por Osho
SP/305.42/OSH

BiographiesElla Baker and the Black Freedom Movement by Barbara Ransby

Ella Baker and the Black Freedom Movement by Barbara Ransby
921/BAK

A Song Flung Up to Heaven by Maya Angelou
818/ANG

Leap of Faith by Noor, Queen, Consort of Hussein, King of Jordan
921/NOO

She Would Not Be Moved by Herbert Kohl
323.092/KOH

Feminism

Some of Us Did Not Die by June Jordan
305.8/JOR

Standing Alone in Mecca by Asra Q. Nomani
297.352/NOM

Betty Friedan: Life So Far by Betty Friedan
921/FRI

The Truth That Never Hurts by Barbara Smith
305.8/SMI

Inside Ms.: 25 Years of the Magazine and the Feminist Movement by Mary Thom
051/THO

We Are Our Mother’s Daughters by Cokie Roberts
305.42/ROB

Youth Services A Home in the Heart: The Story of Sandra Cisneros by Virginia Brackett

A Home in the Heart: The Story of Sandra Cisneros by Virginia Brackett
J/921/CIS

Michelle Obama: Meet the First Lady by David Bergen Brophy
J/921/OBO

Jane Addams: Champion of Democracy by Judith Bloom Fradin
J/921/ADD

She Touched the World: Laura Bridgman, Deaf-Blind Pioneer by Sally Hobart
J/921/BRI

Sonia Sotomayor: Supreme Court Justice by Carmen T. Bernier-Grand
J/921/SOT

The Voice That Challenged a Nation: Marion Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights by Russell Freedman
J/921/AND

Elizabeth Leads the Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right to Vote by Tanya Lee Stone
J/921/STA

Lives of Extraordinary Women: Rulers, Rebels, and What the Neighbors Thought by Kathleen Krull
J/920/KRU

Women of Hope: African Americans Who Made a Difference by Joyce Hanson
J/920.72/HAN

Audiovisuals

I Will: A Tribute to African American Women featuring Alice Coachman, Bessie Coleman, and Mary Eliza Mahoney
DVD/DOCUMENTARY/I 1814

Mary McLeod Bethune: Shirley Chisholm from TMW Media Group
DVD/DOCUMENTARY/BLA 3578

Home of the Brave from Counterpoint Films
DVD/DOCUMENTARY/HOM 851

The Duchess by Amanda Foreman
CD/NF/FOR

The Help starring Emma Stone, Viola Davis, and Bryce Dallas Howard
DVD/DRAMA/HEL 3028Rosa Parks by Douglas Brinkley

Rosa Parks by Douglas Brinkley
CD/NF/BRI

Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation by Cokie Roberts
CD/NF/ROB