Women & Gender Studies Section


Stacy Russo (Past-Chairperson, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/01/2016. Last retrieved on 03/26/2015. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.


As of August 2014, WGSS had 437 members. WGSS members are wide-ranging and include personal, organizational and corporate memberships. Members include librarians and other professionals, working and retired. WGSS welcomes new members and their ideas. WGSS offers many opportunities to get involved in committee work, program planning, and professional exchange.


The Women's Studies Section was established in 1987. In 2011, the section changed its name to Women & Gender Studies Section. At its 25th anniversary, the history of the section was presented.

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Megan Griffin
Program Officer
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