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GSF199S.01: Thinking Gender

Your Course Librarian

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Danette Pachtner
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Call me: 919.660.5886
Lilly Library
Room 108
East Campus
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My areas:
Film, Video & Digital Media; Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies; Theater Studies


Welcome to the library guide for Thinking Gender with Dr. Kimberly Lamm.  This guide is designed to provide online resources and tips for conducting library research for your assignments. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact your course librarian, Danette Pachtner.

Mona Hatoum, So Much I Want to Say (1983), b/w video projection

Mona Hatoum, So Much I Want to Say (1983), b/w video projection 

Basic searching - LIBRARY.DUKE.EDU


Locate books, films, recordings, journals, and more using the Books & Media search.  Start with a keyword search then narrow results using the column on the left, including choosing "online" after filtering. Note that at the top of the left column, you can also click "available online" for all your results. 

Research 101

Click through 6 short tutorials  that give an overview of libraries & accounts, finding books, finding articles, citing sources, advanced search, evaluating sources and then take the Research 101 library review and see how you do.

The Evaluating Sources section includes discussion of Scholarly vs. Popular.

Item not@Duke? Use Interlibrary Requests

Need a book we don't own or article from a journal we don't subscribe to? Don't give up hope--use Document Delivery/Interlibrary loan! We will find a library that has the material you need and we'll borrow the book or get a PDF of article and email it to you. Create an account today - click on Go to Interlibrary Loan account to set it up!