Core Journals

In 2014, members of the WGSS Collections Committee conducted an online Core Journals Survey of scholars, teachers, and other practitioners in Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies and related fields in order to discover high-use journals.

Of the 221 respondents, the most frequently named journals for the purposes of research and instruction were:

Signs
Journal of the Motherhood Initiative
Gender & Society
Feminist Studies
Frontiers: A Journal of Women’s Studies
Feminist Formations
Journal of Women’s History
Hypatia
GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian & Gay Studies
Women’s Studies Quarterly
Feminist Media Studies