About academic/scholarly articles:

For your research project, you are asked to use "peer reviewed social science journal articles". To get more information about academic articles , see the the Library guide: Academic Journals vs. Popular Magazines and Newspapers

When you search in a database, remember to restrict the document type to articles and check the peer-reviewed or scholarly box so that only relevant academic sources are returned. 

Recommended databases for this course:

ALSO consider multidisciplinary databases with a focus on the social sciences:

AND multidisciplinary databases and publisher's journal collections such as:

For a more exhaustive list of databases, consult these subject guides, such as Sociology, Women's Studies, Health.

Some important journals on women's health:

Content last updated: December 12, 2018