Women’s History Month
Resources available through your library:
Discover the rich history and accomplishments of women around the world and in our own community.
Explore our NC Live databases where you can find videos, music, scanned letters, and more.
A collection of primary and secondary sources on global women’s history from ancient times to the present day.
North American Women’s Letters and Diaries
Colonial to 1950
North American Women’s Letters and Diaries contains over 150,000 pages of published letters and diaries plus 4,000 pages of previously unpublished materials depicting the personal experiences of hundreds of women from Colonial times to 1950.
A brief yet informative overview of the gains and accomplishments of women in North Carolina History.
A collaboration with the Library of Congress, National Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution and many more! They join in commemorating and encouraging the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history. Photos, video, audio, and lesson plans are available to explore.
National Women’s History Museum
Includes lesson plans, biographies, posters, primary sources, and more. You can search by topic, theme, or resource type.