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Gender Studies: Books and E-Books

Finding Print and E-books

Print and ebooks can be found using the Library's catalog. To search the catalog, enter your search terms below. 


E-Books may be found in the catalog, as well as in the following databases:

Print Books

Books in the collection are arranged by subject area. Sometimes it can be useful to browse the collection for resources. In this section, you will find the call number ranges associated with topics in Gender Studies.

Since Gender Studies is interdisciplinary, you may find it helpful to view call number ranges for other subject area guides as well.

HM(1)-1281 Sociology

HM435-477 History of sociology. History of sociological


HM461-473 Schools of sociology. Schools of social thought

HM481-554 Theory. Method. Relations to other subjects

HM621-656 Culture

HM661-696 Social control

HM701 Social systems

HM706 Social structure

HM711-806 Groups and organizations

HM756-781 Community

HM786-806 Organizational sociology. Organization theory

HM811-821 Deviant behavior. Social deviance

HM826 Social institutions

HM831-901 Social change

HM1001-1281 Social psychology

HM1041-1101 Social perception. Social cognition (Including perception of the self and others, prejudices, stereotype)

HM1106-1171 Interpersonal relations. Social behavior

HM1176-1281 Social influence. Social pressure

HQ1-2044 The Family. Marriage. Women

HQ12-449 Sexual life

HQ19-30.7 Sexual behavior and attitudes. Sexuality

HQ31-64 Sex instruction and sexual ethics

HQ71-72 Sexual deviations

HQ74-74.2 Bisexuality

HQ75-76.8 Homosexuality. Lesbianism

HQ77-77.2 Transvestism

HQ77.7-77.95 Transexualism

HQ79 Sadism. Masochism. Fetishism, etc.

HQ101-440.7 Prostitution

HQ447 Masturbation

HQ449 Emasculation. Eunuchs, etc.

HQ450-472 Erotica

HQ503-1064 The family. Marriage. Home

HQ750-755.5 Eugenics

HQ755.7-759.92 Parents. Parenthood (Including parent and child, husbands, fathers, wives, mothers)

HQ760-767.7 Family size

HQ767.8-792.2 Children. Child development (Including child rearing, child life, play, socialization, children's rights)

HQ793-799.2 Youth. Adolescents. Teenagers

HQ799.5-799.9 Young men and women

HQ799.95-799.97 Adulthood

HQ800-800.4 Single people

HQ801-801.83 Man-woman relationships. Courtship. Dating

HQ802 Matrimonial bureaus. Marriage brokerage

HQ802.5 Matrimonial advertisements

HQ803 Temporary marriage. Trial marriage.

Companionate marriage

HQ804 Breach of promise

HQ805 Desertion

HQ806 Adultery

HQ811-960.7 Divorce

HQ961-967 Free love

HQ981-996 Polygamy

HQ997 Polyandry

HQ998-999 Illegitimacy. Unmarried mothers

HQ1001-1006 The state and marriage

HQ1051-1057 The church and marriage

HQ1058-1058.5 Widows and widowers. Widowhood

HQ1060-1064 Aged. Gerontology (Social aspects).


HQ1073-1073.5 Thanatology. Death. Dying

HQ1075-1075.5 Sex role

HQ1088-1090.7 Men

HQ1101-2030.7 Women. Feminism

HQ1871-2030.7 Women's clubs

HQ2035-2039 Life skills. Coping skills. Everyday living


HQ2042-2044 Life style


HV697-700.7 Families. Mothers. Widow's pensions 

HV1442-1448 Women 

HV1449 Gay men. Lesbians