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Women in Africa
Using the library catalog
See some relevant items in the library catalog:
Or try putting these in a search as subject terms:
Africa Social conditions
Other VSC's books
If you're interested in an item in the catalog that is at another Vermont State College library, you can request to have it sent to Castleton for you.
Click on Place Request and fill out the form
It takes about a week if it's available. You'll get an email in your Castleton email when it arrives.
Other sources for books
Searching for books beyond Vermont State College libraries' holdings
is a very large union catalog that includes the holdings of most U.S. academic libraries. Worldcat
permits searching the full content of some books. Books in the public domain (not copyright protected) are available online. Google Books
Interlibrary loan, to obtain books not available in a VSC library:
If you find a book (or other item) of interest that the VSC libraries don't own, you can request it through interlibrary loan.
Within the library catalog, click on Search Other Libraries
Find the book you want and click on
Then log in and make the request. Pay attention to your Castleton email for follow-up.
Some relevant books
Women in African Colonial Histories
Call Number: Stacks 305.4096 W842
The African Diaspora: A History Through Culture
Call Number: 960 M316a
From Eve to Dawn: A History of Women by
Call Number: Stacks 305.4209 F888f
Gender in History: Global Perspectives by
Call Number: Stacks 305.309 W637g