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Women's History Basics - What You Need to Know

Whether you're new to women's history or experienced, you can find most of the basic information on this site through the pages listed below. The search box in the header on this page may also be helpful if you're looking for specific related women's history information. Use the topics list and essentials list on the women's history home page to browse by topic or resource.
  1. Women's History Month
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  4. About Women: Biographies (240)
  5. Women's History by Place (592)
  6. Women's History By Time (509)
  7. Women's History in Pictures (248)
  8. Women's History Books (31)
  9. Holidays and Celebrations (118)
  10. Glossary (52)
  11. Theory & Practice (14)
  12. Teaching and Research (107)
  13. Myths of Women's History (14)
  14. Games, Quizzes, and Puzzles (66)
  15. Living History Portrayals (9)
  16. Gifts (28)
  17. Readers' Choice Awards (21)
  18. Guest Authors and Interns (3)

Quotations by Women
Looking for an inspiring quote by a woman? Browse through these quotes by more than 250 women.

Notable Women
A comprehensive guide to the biographies of notable women (many famous, a few not so well known). Includes a breakdown into general category areas, including women in power, feminists, writers, athletes, as well as women by time period and the general issues with which they are connected.

Issues and Events in Women's History
If you're looking for more information on women's history connected to an issue or event, this index to many resources on this site may be where you want to start.

History of Women's Rights
A comprehensive index to resources on this site on the topic of women's rights.

Quotes by Notable Women
Find some of the more popular quote pages for women of history, with links to quotations by more than 350 women.

Women Historians
Learn about some women who have been themselves historians, documenting history -- of women, or more general history.

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