Subject Guide to WWW Resources

 Women’s Studies

Please note that the URL addresses listed below may be changed and therefore inaccessible.


Academic Info: Women’s Studies
The site contains comprehensive directory of online resources, including women’s history, women’s health, women in the ancient world, women & the Law, women & religion and women in science.


This website collects updated news and stories about women from worldwide sources. The articles are categorised by region, topic, and mood.


Gender Research Centre , The Chinese University of Hong Kong (中/ENG)
The Gender Research Centre, The Chinese University of Hong Kong is the first research unit on gender and women’s issues in Hong Kong. It provides bibliographies and databases on women’s studies, as well as information on international conferences and consultancy research papers.


Gender Statistics, Data Bank, The World Bank
GenderStats is a continuously updated electronic database of gender statistics and indicators designed with user-friendly, menu-driven features. It offers statistical and other data in modules on several subjects, such as poverty and human development.


International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)
The site contains the centre’s publications, research information, and library catalogue.


National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA)
NWSA supports and promotes feminist teaching, learning, research, and professional and community service at the pre-K through post-secondary levels and serves as a locus of information about the inter-disciplinary field of Women’s Studies for those outside the profession.


The central gateway to information and resources on the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women throughout the United Nations system.


WomanStats Project
The WomanStats Project is organised by a team of academic investigators and researchers. This website provides a crossnational compilation of data, statistics, and maps on the status of women worldwide.


中國婦女研究網 Chinese Women’s Research Network (中/ENG)


香港婦女中心協會 Hong Kong Federation of Women’s Centres (中/ENG)



婦女事務委員會 Women’s Commission (中/ENG)
提供有關香港特別行政區政府於婦女事務的資料,如政府發表的文件及調查報告;與及探討各項與婦女相關的課題 。