META : Pooling Knowledge – Making Collections Visible A Project by i.d.a – The Umbrella Organization of German-Speaking Women’s/Lesbian Archives and Libraries For many decades, women’s and lesbian archives have collected the unique… Continue reading
Atria, is the new name of the Institute on Gender Equality and Women’s History in Amsterdam. This institute results from the merger of Aletta, Institute for Women’s History and E-Quality, Information Centre for Gender, Family and Diversity Issues. Both institutions have a long history of advocating for gender equality and women’s history.
On the weekend of 19-21 October 2012, the 47th Meeting of Lesbian/Women’s Archives, Libraries and Information/Documentation Centres from German-Speaking Countries will take place in Kassel. At the moment, 36 of the participating archives and… Continue reading
Authors: Krizsan, Andrea, Hege Skjeie og Judith Squires (eds.) This book gives a comparative view on how European governments have tried to handle the concept of intersectionality. Abstract: An exploration of the… Continue reading
KvinnSam, the Swedish National Library for Gender Studies, recently launched a portal on Historical Periodicals for Women. This is now available in an English translation, http://www.ub.gu.se/kvinn/portaler/kvinnotidskrifter/ See also our other portals on various aspects… Continue reading
About 40 members from WINE, Women’s Information Network Europe, and the IFLA Women, Information and Libraries Special Interest Group gathered in Tampere, Finland for our first joint meeting. It took place 8th –… Continue reading