Women’s Knowledge Digital Library

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History Collection

Resources and information about women’s history.


Wisconsin Women Making History

Wisconsin Women Making History is a growing digital resource that provides students and lifetime learners an online destination to find remarkable women who have contributed to Wisconsin’s state legacy.


Coordinating Council for Women in History

The Coordinating Council for Women in History is an organization aimed at supporting women in the historical profession as well as research in women’s history. It is a place where women historians can find a wide variety of resources, support, and a community to help them thrive.


Discovering American Women’s History Online

This database provides access to digital collections of primary sources (photos, letters, diaries, artifacts, etc.) that document the history of women in the United States. These diverse collections range from Ancestral Pueblo pottery to interviews with women engineers from the 1970s.


Click! The Ongoing Feminist Revolution

Click! The Ongoing Feminist Revolution is an an exhibit that highlights the achievements of women from the 1940s to the present. This exhibit explores the power and complexity of gender consciousness in modern American life.



H-Women’s purpose is to enable historians more easily to discuss research interests, teaching methods, and the state of the field and historiography of women’s studies.

Lost Womyn’s Space

This purpose of this project is to commemorate and honor lost womyn’s space–both ancient and modern. This can mean anything from lost women’s colleges and schools, to lesbian bars and clubs.


National Women’s History Project

The National Women’s History Project recognizes and celebrates the diverse and historic accomplishments of women by providing informational services and educational and promotional materials.