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Women in the Professions

Subject Librarian

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Danette Pachtner
My location:
Lilly Library
Room 108
East Campus
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My areas:
Film, Video & Digital Media; Women's Studies; Southgate Residence Hall

Where are the books?

Using the Online Catalog to find books

Duke Library Catalog
Start here to find books in Duke libraries. Here's a link to our most recent eBooks on the topic of Women in the Professions. 

Search TRLN
Search across the catalogs of Duke, UNC, NCSU and NCCU 

Catalog of libraries in US, Canada and beyond.

Google Books
Includes many online books - mostly older editions that are out of copyright. or excerpts from more recent editions.

Search or browse by subject heading

 Below is a selected list of Library of Congress subject headings to get you started

Women in the professions
Leadership in women
Women executives
Women-owned business enterprises
Women in economic development
Women – Biography
Women social reformers
Women and Literature
Women scientists
Women authors, American (may substitute other geographic region)
Women’s Studies
Women – study and teaching
Women’s Rights
Women – civil rights
Women – legal status, laws, etc.
Women – suffrage
Feminism - United States (may substitute other geographic region)
Feminist theory
Feminism and higher education
Feminism – cross-cultural studies