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Librarian Recommended Web Sites for Women's History

National Women's History Month Project

From the "Our History" page:  

In 1980, the National Women’s History Project (NWHP) was founded in Santa Rosa, broadcast women’s historical achievements...The NWHP started by leading a coalition that successfully lobbied Congress to designate March as National Women’s History Month, now celebrated across the land...Today, the NWHP is known nationally as the only clearinghouse providing information and training in multicultural women’s history for educators, community organizations, and parents-for anyone wanting to expand their understanding of women contributions to U.S. History.

Women's History Month, Library of Congress

From the Home Page: 

The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of women whose commitment to nature and the planet have proved invaluable to society.

Image result for national archives logo   Pathfinder for Women’s History by Carol Faulkner, Compiler

From the webpage:
This list is supplemented by an updated list of bibliographic resources available at Archives Library and Information Center created in 2001 entitled the 
Bibliography of Women’s Resources in ALIC...

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