LSE to be the New Home for Women’s Library

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The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) will be the new custodian of the prestigious London’s Women’s Library collections beginning in 2013. The Women’s Library was originally established in 1926 as… Continue reading

47. Meeting of Lesbian/Women’s Archives and Libraries in Kassel

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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

Institutionalizing intersectionality : the changing nature of European equality regimes

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  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

Historical Swedish Periodicals for Women

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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

IFLA/WINE Satellite Conference in Tampere, August 2012

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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

Save projects in Vienna!

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Petition for “L’Homme. Z.F.G.” and the “Sammlung Frauennachlässe” in Vienna From last Monday until yesterday I stayed in Vienna to research in the archive STICHWORT and to celebrate the 20th aniversary of ARIADNE… Continue reading

Call for Contributions to Book: ‘Teaching (in) libraries and archives’

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Students of gender studies are expected to know their way around libraries and archives when searching for information, but are rarely invited to critically reflect on the way these political, gendered knowledge spaces… Continue reading

Call for papers WINE and IFLA conference

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Women’s Information Network Europe (WINE) in cooperation with IFLA Women, Information and Libraries Special Interest Group (WIL), invite colleagues to submit proposals for its satellite conference to be held at University of Tampere, Finland, 8th… Continue reading

46. Conference of Women’s and Lesbian’s Archives and Libraries 2011

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This year our 46th conference of  German-language lesbian/women’s libraries, archives and documentation centers will take place from 03rd until 06th of  November 2011 in Bolzano/Italy. For the first time ever the meeting is… Continue reading

Windows are open for new members in AtGender

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Dear WINE members in all European countries, we are around 50 members in our network. That’s why I am using our weblog to send around this invitation to join ATGENDER. Whoever can find… Continue reading