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SOCI 124/WGST 124: Sex & Gender in Society

Remote research support & in-person library services

Remote services for students:

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If you are hitting a paywall when trying to read an article...

  1. Try using our link builder. This adds a proxy to the URL that will prompt you for your onyen and password.
  2. Try clearing the cache in the web browser you are using. Close the browser completely and then open it back up to try the URL again.
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Scholarly articles

If you need to find a database for a specific subject  (e.g., Communications, History, Women's and Gender Studies), search E-Research Tools by Discipline, and first try the recommended databases.  For this class, Sociology and Women's & Gender Studies, will be the most helpful.

Anatomy of a Scholarly Article



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Potentially Useful Subject headings

Sex Role in Mass MediaQueer theoryTransgender peoplesex rolegender identity

Example books

Background and Encyclopedic Resources

Social Sciences Librarian

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Kristan Shawgo
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UNC-Chapel Hill
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Library slides

Newspaper articles

Interlibrary Loan

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Can't find the article, book, or report you need at our library? You can request it from another library through interlibrary loan.

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