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Women's History Month

Women's History Month 

WHM celebrates "the contributions women have made to the United States and recognize the specific achievements women have made over the course of American history in a variety of fields"  by "commemorating and encouraging the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history.” (

This guide points to archival, scholarly, and streaming media resources available through the WMU Libraries. 

African-American woman wearing a denim shirt and a red scarf with white polka dots is taking a picture of a young African-American girl also wearing a denim shirt and a red scarf with white polka dots. The young girl is posing with her arm bent upward and hand in a fist, in front of a yellow poster with a black speech bubble that says We Can Do It in white letters, similar to the famous Rosie the Riveter poster.

Image credit: Rosie Rally. Luther Bailey, Photographer. 2016. Courtesy National Park Service.