Celebrate Women’s History Month

March is recognized as Women’s History Month. Enjoy exploring these resources about accomplishments and contributions by women.

International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women's equality. See the International Women’s Day, opens a new window website for information about events happening online and around the world 

Online resources

The Library of Congress, along with several other national organizations, has curated a new online research guide, opens a new window highlighting hundreds of sources. Explore this collection to find images, documents, and primary sources about women’s history.

Books and films

The Library has all kinds of books and films on women. Explore a list of recent titles, opens a new window!

-Rebecca Kohn, Senior Librarian, Rinconada Library | Follow Rebecca_Kohn on Bibliocommons