Resources for Further Research






     [This is PART THREE of the bibliography "Women and Science:

     Issues and Resources" that is number 34 in the series

     "WISCONSIN BIBLIOGRAPHIES IN WOMEN'S STUDIES," published by

     the University of Wisconsin System Women's Studies

     Librarian, 430 Memorial Library, 728 State Street, Madison,

     WI 53706; email: the Women's Studies Librarian. It includes the section 

     "Resources for Further Research." The bibliography was 

     originally compiled and updated by Susan E. Searing. 

     Since 1992 it has been updated periodically by Phyllis 

     Holman Weisbard. This version is dated June 1997.]







Part II: Resources for Further Research 

 

 

IN THE CATALOG:



                        WOMEN IN SCIENCE 

                        WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY

                        WOMEN IN MATHEMATICS



                        WOMEN SCIENTISTS 

                        WOMEN ENGINEERS, etc. 

 

                        WOMEN -- PHYSIOLOGY 

                        SCIENCE -- SOCIAL ASPECTS 

                        TECHNOLOGY -- SOCIAL ASPECTS 

                        The names of individual women scientists. 

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHIES ON WOMEN AND SCIENCE



Austin, Gail T. "African-American Women in the Sciences and

Related Disciplines." LC TRACER BULLET TB 93-4 (August 1993).



Bindocci, Cynthia Gay, and Kathleen H. Ochs.  WOMEN AND

TECHNOLOGY: AN ANNOTATED RESEARCH GUIDE.  New York: Garland,

1993.



Campbell, Rebecca. "Weaving a New Tapestry of Research: A

Bibliography of Selected Readings on Feminist Research

Methods." WOMEN'S STUDIES INTERNATIONAL FORUM 18, no 2

(March/April 1995): 215-22.



Chadwell, Faye.  "Supplemental Bibliography."  In FEMALE-

FRIENDLY SCIENCE, pp. 123-147.  Ed. by Sue V. Rosser. 

Elmsford, NY: Pergamon, 1990.

 

Chinn, Phyllis Zweig.  WOMEN IN SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS: 

BIBLIOGRAPHY.  Rev. ed. Arcata, CA: Humboldt State University,

1988. 



Clewell, Beatriz C. WOMEN OF COLOR IN MATHEMATICS, SCIENCE &

ENGINEERING: A REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE. Washington, DC: Center

for Women Policy Studies, 1991.



Ebben, Maureen and Maria Mastronardi. "Women and Information

Technology: An Annotated Bibliography." In WOMEN, INFORMATION

TECHNOLOGY, AND SCHOLARSHIP. Ed. by H. Jeanie Taylor, Cheris

Kramarae, and Maureen Ebben. Urbana, IL: Women, Information

Technology, and Scholarship Colloquium, Center for Advanced

Study, 1993.



Eldredge, Mary, et al. "Gender, Science, and Technology: A

Selected Annotated Bibliography." BEHAVIOURAL & SOCIAL SCIENCES

LIBRARIAN 9, n.1 (1990): 77-134.

 

Henifin, Mary Sue, and Joan Cindy Amatniek.  "Bibliography: 

Women, Science, and Health."  In  BIOLOGICAL WOMAN - THE

CONVENIENT MYTH, pp. 289-376.  Ed. by Ruth Hubbard, Mary Sue

Henifin, and Barbara Fried.  Cambridge, MA: Schenkman, 1982. 



Hoyrup, Else.  WOMEN OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND MEDICINE: A

BIBLIOGRAPHY.  Roskilde, Denmark: Roskilde University Library,

1987.



Kennedy, Rebecca and Michelle Cadoree. "Women in the Sciences."

LC TRACER BULLET TB 90-6 (September 1990).



Malanchuk, Oksana.  WOMEN IN MATHEMATICS AND PHYSICS: ANNOTATED

BIBLIOGRAPHY. Ann Arbor: Center for the Education of Women,

Dept. of Mathematics and Dept. of Physics, University of

Michigan, 1993.



Nelson, Lynn.  "Bibliography: Gender, Race, Class and Science." 

TRANSFORMATIONS: THE NEW JERSEY PROJECT JOURNAL 1 (Spring

1990): 43-51.



Ogilvie, Marilyn Bailey.  WOMEN IN SCIENCE: AN ANNOTATED

BIBLIOGRAPHY.  New York: Garland, 1996.



Ogilvie, Marilyn Bailey.  WOMEN IN SCIENCE: ANTIQUITY THROUGH

THE NINETEENTH CENTURY: A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY WITH

ANNOTATED BIBLIGRAPHY.  Cambridge: MIT Press, 1986.



Prestwidge, K.J.  WOMEN IN SCIENCE, ENGINEERING AND THE HEALTH

PROFESSIONS: A BIBLIOGRAPHY. Oberlin, OH: NASA Central

Operation of Resources for Educators, 1994.



Shult, Linda. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND WOMEN'S LIVES: A

BIBLIOGRAPHY. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin System

Women's Studies Librarian's Office, 1996.



Siegel, Patricia Joan, and Kay Thomas Finley.  WOMEN IN THE

SCIENTIFIC SEARCH:  AN AMERICAN BIO-BIBLIOGRAPHY, 1724-1979. 

Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1985.  



Tuana, Nancy, and Barbara Imber.  "Bibliography."  In FEMINISM

AND SCIENCE, pp. 229-239.  Ed. by Nancy Tuana.  Bloomington:

Indiana University Press, 1989.



Weisbard, Phyllis Holman and Rima D. Apple, eds. THE HISTORY OF

WOMEN AND SCIENCE, HEALTH, AND TECHNOLOGY: A BIBLIOGRAPHIC

GUIDE TO THE PROFESSIONS AND THE DISCIPLINES. 2nd ed. Editor of

the first edition: Susan E. Searing. Madison: University of

Wisconsin Women's Studies Librarian, 1993.



WOMEN IN MEDICINE:  A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE LITERATURE ON WOMEN

PHYSICIANS.  By Sandra L. Chaff et al.  Metuchen, NJ:

Scarecrow, 1977. 

  

Wylie, Alison, et al.  "Bibliography on Feminism and Science:

Feminist Critiques of Science: The Epistemological and

Methodological Literature."  WOMEN'S STUDIES INTERNATIONAL

FORUM 12 (1989): 363-378.



Yarrison-Rice, Jan M.  "On the Problem of Making Science

Attractive for Women and Minorities: An Annotated

Bibliography."  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 63 (March 1995):

203-211.





BIOGRAPHICAL SOURCES





Altman, Linda Jacobs. WOMEN INVENTORS. New York: Facts on File,

1997 (profiles 12 women; young adult book).



Ambrose, Susan A., et al. JOURNEYS OF WOMEN IN SCIENCE AND

ENGINEERING. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1997

(profiles 89 contemporary women scientists and engineers).  



AMERICAN MEN AND WOMEN OF SCIENCE.  [latest ed.]  New York:

Bowker. 



Bailey, Martha J.  AMERICAN WOMEN IN SCIENCE: A BIOGRAPHICAL

DICTIONARY. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 1994.



Cooney, Miriam P., ed. CELEBRATING WOMEN IN MATHEMATICS AND

SCIENCE. Reston, VA: National Council of Teachers of

Mathematics, 1996 (for children).



Grinstein, Louise S., Rose K. Rose, and Miriam H. Rafailovich.

WOMEN IN CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS: A BIOBIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCEBOOK.

Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1993.



Grinstein, Louise S. and Paul J. Campbell. WOMEN OF

MATHEMATICS: A BIOBIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCEBOOK. New York: Greenwood

Press, 1987.

 

Herzenberg, Caroline L.  WOMEN SCIENTISTS FROM ANTIQUITY TO THE

PRESENT:  AN INDEX.  West Cornwall, CT: Locust Hill Press,

1986. 



Kass-Simon, G. and Patricia Farnes, eds. WOMEN OF SCIENCE:

RIGHTING THE RECORD. Bloomington: Indiana University Press,

1990.



Moussa, Farag.  INVENTIVE WOMEN FROM THE PHILIPPINES AND

SELECTED DEVELOPING COUNTRIES. Geneva, Switzerland: IFIA, 1995

(11 Filipinas and 11 women from other countries).



NOTABLE AMERICAN WOMEN, 1607-1950.  Ed. by Edward T. James et

al.  Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press,

1971.  3 vols. 

 

NOTABLE AMERICAN WOMEN:  THE MODERN PERIOD.  Ed. by Barbara

Sicherman.  Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University

Press, 1980. 

 

Ogilvie, Marilyn Bailey.  WOMEN IN SCIENCE:  ANTIQUITY THROUGH

THE NINETEENTH CENTURY:  A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY WITH

ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY.  Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1986. 



O'Hern, Elizabeth Moot.  PROFILES OF PIONEER WOMEN SCIENTISTS. 

Washington: Acropolis Books, 1985. 



Opfell, Ogla S.  THE LADY LAUREATES: WOMEN WHO HAVE WON THE

NOBEL PRIZE.  2nd ed.  Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow, 1986.

 

Shearer, Benjamin F. and Barbara S. Shearer, eds. NOTABLE WOMEN

IN THE LIFE SCIENCES: A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY. Westport, CT:

Greenwood Press, 1996.



Shearer, Benjamin F. and Barbara S. Shearer, eds. NOTABLE WOMEN

IN THE PHYSICAL SCIENCES: A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY. Westport,

CT: Greenwood Press, 1997. 



Siegel, Patricia Joan, and Kay Thomas Finley.  WOMEN IN THE

SCIENTIFIC SEARCH:  AN AMERICAN BIO-BIBLIOGRAPHY, 1724-1979. 

Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1985.

 

Uglow, Jennifer S.  THE CONTINUUM DICTIONARY OF WOMEN'S

BIOGRAPHY. 2nd ed. New York: Continuum, 1989.



Yount, Lisa. CONTEMPORARY WOMEN SCIENTISTS. New York: Facts on

File, 1994. (Young adult book.)



Yount, Lisa. TWENTIETH-CENTURY WOMEN SCIENTISTS. New York:

Facts on File, 1996. (Young adult book.)



Yost, Edna.  AMERICAN WOMEN OF SCIENCE.  Philadelphia:

Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1943; rev. ed. Philadelphia:

Lippincott, 1955.

 

Yost, Edna.  WOMEN OF MODERN SCIENCE.  New York: Dodd, Mead,

1959; repr. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1984. 



REVIEW ESSAYS 

 

Aldrich, Michele L.  "Women in Science."  SIGNS 4 (Autumn

1978): 126-135. 



Bernhard, Linda A. "Physicians, Science and Women's Health."

NWSA JOURNAL 7, no.3 (Fall 1995): 108-114. (Reviews four

books.)



Braaten, Jane. [Review essay on THE POLITICS OF WOMEN'S BIOLOGY 

(Ruth Hubbard); SCIENCE AS SOCIAL KNOWLEDGE (Helen Longino);

and BODY/POLITICS: WOMEN AND THE DISCOURSES OF SCIENCE  (Mary

Jacobus, Evelyn Fox Keller, and Sally Shuttleworth, eds.)] NWSA

JOURNAL 14, no.2 (Summer 1992): 240-247.



Giese, Patsy Ann. "Women in Science: 5000 Years of Obstacles

and Achievements." APPRAISAL 25, no. 2 (1992). Includes

"Bibliography About Women in the History of Science and

Mathematics" listing books for children.

 

Schiebinger, Londa.  "The History and Philosophy of Women in

Science."  SIGNS 12 (1987): 305-332.



Tripp-Knowles, Peggy. "A Review of the Literature on Barriers

Encountered by Women in Science Academia." RESOURCES FOR

FEMINIST RESEARCH/DOCUMENTATION SUR LA RECHERCHE FEMINISTE 24,

no.1/2 (Spring/Summer 1995): 28-34.

 

INDEXES TO ARTICLES IN WOMEN'S STUDIES: PRINT AND ELECTRONIC

VERSIONS: 

 

STUDIES ON WOMEN ABSTRACTS.  1983 to present.  4/year. 

 

WOMEN STUDIES ABSTRACTS.  1972 to present.  4/year. Coverage

since 1984 available in WOMEN'S STUDIES INTERNATIONAL 

along with other contributing resources on this database.

 

WOMEN'S STUDIES INDEX.  1989 to present.  annual. CD-ROM:

WOMEN'S STUDIES ONDISC, 1989-present.



 

INDEXES TO ARTICLES IN SCIENCE: PRINT AND ELECTRONIC VERSIONS: 

 

APPLIED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY INDEX.  Print: 1913 to present, 

11/year; CD-ROM 1983 to present.

    

BIOLOGICAL ABSTRACTS.  Print: 1926 to present, 24/year; CD-ROM:

1990 to present. 

 

BIOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL INDEX.  Print: 1919 to present,

11/year; CD-ROM 1983 to present.



ERIC (EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES INFORMATION CENTER). Print and

electronic versions, 1966-present.

 

GENERAL SCIENCE INDEX. Print: 1978 to present, 10/year; CD-ROM:

1984 to present. 

 

INDEX MEDICUS.  Print: 1879 to present, 12/year: CD-ROM

(MEDLINE): 1966 to present.



ISIS CURRENT BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HISTORY OF SCIENCE. Print (various

titles) 1913 to present; CD-ROM, 1978-present.  

SCIENCE CITATION INDEX. Print: 1961 to present, 6/year; CD-ROM:

1980 to present.



INTERNET RESOURCES



http://nimrod.mit.edu/depts/humanities/internet_resources/Women

s_Studies/Womens/Tech2.html

Science and Technology Websites page of WSSLINKS



http://inform.umd.edu/EdRes/Topic/WomensStudies/Syllabi/

MathScienceTechnology/

Math,science.html, and technology syllabi in the University of

Maryland Women's Studies Resources site 



http://crux.astr.ua.edu/4000WS/4000WS.html 

4,000 Years of Women in Science (biographies, photographs, and

references compiled by Sethanne Howard).



gopher://gopher.adp.wisc.edu:70/11/.browse/.METACOMWS

Draft Action Plan for Women in Science, Engineering and

Mathematics for the University of Wisconsin-Madison (1993)



gopher://gopher.adp.wisc.edu:70/11/.browse/.METAGLSHW

The History of Women and Science, Health, and Technology

bibliography from the Univ. of Wisconsin System Women's Studies

Librarian.



http://www.ai.mit.edu/people/ellens/Gender/wom_and_min.html

Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering page by Ellen

Spertus.



http://www.uwsa.edu/outside/wis/index.htm

Women and Science Program, University of Wisconsin System



http://camel.math.ca/Women/index.html

Women in Mathematics resource links



http://darkwing.uoregon.edu/~vitulli/WomeninMath/

Women in Math Project 





ORGANIZATIONS



        ASSOCIATIONS AND COMMITTEES OF OR FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE,

ENGINEERING, MATHEMATICS, AND MEDICINE.  Washington: Office of

Opportunities in Science, American Association for the

Advancement of Science.  (Single copies free from:  Office of

Opportunities in Science, AAAS, 1776 Massachusetts Ave., NW,

Suite 620 B, Washington, DC 20036.)  Frequently updated. 



        NATIONAL WOMEN'S HISTORY PROJECT distributes books and

other material useful in K-12 teaching about women in math and

science. 7738 Bell Road, Windsor, CA 95492-8518; 707-838-6000;

NWHP@AOL.COM



        WEEA PUBLISHING CENTER distributes material on gender

equity inscience.html and math. WEEA, Education Development Center,

55 Chapel Street, Suite 200, Newton, MA 02158-1060; 1-800-225-

3088; WEEAPUB@EDC.ORG







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