Position of Women

Links and References

A Bibliography of Women's History in Historical and Women's Studies Journals

British History Online


Monastic Matrix 
Scholarly resource for the study of female religious communities 400-1600. Includes texts of primary and secondary sources.

Epistolae: Medieval Womens' Letters 
Collection of Latin letters to and from women in the Middle Ages, from the 4th to the 13th century.

Feminine Versions of the Rule of St Benedict 
Versions in Latin, English, French and German from the Medieval and Early-Modern periods.

Conduct Literature for Women
The Conduct Literature series brings back into print rare and hard-to-find writings of the early modern period which offered guidance to women in all aspects of their daily lives.

Agnolo Firenzuola, Delle bellezze delle donne
From De Bibliotheca.

British Women Romantic Poets 1789-1832 
Electronic collection of texts.



The Womens' Library

Archival sites for Womens' Studies 
Guide to archives related to Womens' Studies, mainly in the US.