New Database Resources

New Database Resources

Russell Library is pleased to offer some new database resources which include Women in Social Movements in the United States, LGBT Magazine Archive, and Food Studies Online.

Women in Social Movements in the United States is organized around the history of women in social movements in the U.S. between 1600 and 2000.

  • This collection seeks to advance scholarly debates and understanding about U.S. women’s history.
  • It currently includes 124 document projects and archives with more than 5,100 documents and 175,000 pages of additional full-text documents, written by 2,800 primary authors.
  • It also includes book, film, and website reviews, notes from the archives, and teaching tools.


LGBT Magazine Archive has 26 of the most influential, longest-running serial publications covering LGBT interests.

  • It includes the preeminent US and UK titles – The Advocate and Gay Times, respectively.
  • Chronicles more than six decades of the history and culture of the LGBT community.
  • In addition to LGBT/gender/sexuality studies, this material also serves related disciplines such as sociology, political science, psychology, health, and the arts.


Food Studies Online provides researchers rich archival content, visual ephemera, monographs, and videos that explore how food shapes the world around us.

  • It has social, historical, economic, cultural, religious, and political implications that reach far beyond what is consumed at the dinner table.
  • This exciting collection aids researchers in answering such questions as, “What are the environmental and social consequences of various sorts of eating habits?”, “What is a food system?”, and “How is culinary culture shaped by the dynamics of colonialism, immigration, urbanization, and global capitalism?”
Updated: 2022-03-17
Tanya Darden
Ina Dillard Russell Library