Websites Featuring Women in Science and Mathematics
Graduate Women in Science/Sigma Delta Epsilon
U of M WISE Student Group
University of Minnesota Office for University Women
Association for Women in Science (AWIS)
American Association of University Women
Expect the Best from a Girl ad campaign and background
Advocates for Women in Science, Engineering and Mathematics
Science Section of the
Committee on Women in Science and Engineering
SciCentral links to organizations of women and minorities in science and engineering
South African Women in Science and Engineering and Third World Organizations for Women in Science
Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science and Technology (CCWEST)
Archives of Women in science and engineering oral history project
Institute for Women and Technology—see discussion list below
Women Entrepreneurs in Science and Technology
The International Network of Women in Technology (WITI)—see discussion list below
Celebration of Women in Engineering: Dispelling Myths, Profiling Excellence
Society of Women Engineers
Women in Engineering at Ryerson Polytechnic
Women in Engineering Program Advocate's Network (WEPAN)
Women in Engineering Committee of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Women’s Aquatic Network
Women at [Woods Hole] Marine Biological Laboratory: The Early Years
Committee on the Status of Women in Physics at the American Physical Society
CONTRIBUTIONS OF 20TH CENTURY WOMEN TO PHYSICS
Women Chemists Committee of the American Chemical Society
Iota Sigma Pi—National Honor Society for Women in Chemistry
Women in Cell Biology
American Medical Women’s Association
Women in Medicine Program of the Association of American Medical Colleges
Women in Neuroscience
Women in Biology Internet Launch Page
Biographies of Women Mathematicians
Biographies of Women Mathematicians
Women in Math Project
Association for Women in Mathematics
European Women in Mathematics
Women in Cable and Telecommunications
MentorNet—Mentoring by e-mail for women in engineering, science, and mathematics
Women In Science--International Registry for Women in Science, Electronic Field Trips, a Mentoring Area, Online Interviews, Biographies, and more.
The Nobel Prize Internet Archive—has a Women Nobelists page
The Faces of Science: African-Americans in the Sciences—has a women scientists page
4000 Years of Women in Science
Online Resources for Women and Minorities in Science and Technology
National Women’s History Project—catalog has resources on women in science and math
Notable Women Ancestors—has some interesting pages and links!
Distinguished Women of Past and Present—has list by field, including many sciences
NOTABLE WOMEN IN ENGINEERING—LOTS of cool links
Past Notable Women of Computing & Mathematics
4000 Years of Women in Science
Women in Math Project—has a "People" page with biographies (although not the easiest layout to use)
The History of Women in Astronomy
Women of NASA
CSWA Women in Astronomy
Female astronauts and cosmonauts
The Girl Scientist Web Site—currently features profiles of women scientists, soon to include a bookstore
Singing Science's Praises—one of the more interesting profiles I’ve ever read! Check it out!
Sci4Kids—the Science behind agriculture
Interactive Learning Exhibits—Amusement Park Physics and Math in Everyday Life, to name just two
Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement
Science teaching modules for elementary and high school teachers and fun learning activities
Women of Achievement
The White House Project—campaign to make it possible for women to run for president and other key positions
National Women’s Hall of Fame
WISENET: Women in Science and Engineering Network
The focus of this group is issues relevant to the education and employment of women in the sciences, mathematics, and engineering.
To subscribe, send a message to listserv@UICVM.CC.UIC.EDU, no
subject, with the message "subscribe wisenet first_name last_name".
WOMUNSCI - Women Undergraduates in Science
WOMUNSCI, for WOMen UNdergraduates in SCIence, is a mailing list for discussion concerning the topic of increasing participation of undergraduate women in science. This list is devoted to looking at that question at the undergraduate level. Membership is open to college science educators and administrators and women undergraduates interested in science.
To subscribe, send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org, no subject, with
the message "subscribe womunsci_your e-mail address_your name
WITI - Women in Technology
The focus of the list is to discuss aspects of women in technology.
To subscribe, send a message to email@example.com.
WIPHYS - Women in Physics
Over 750 subscribers from around the world exchange advice, network, and discuss issues of interest to women in physics on WIPHYS.
To subscribe to WIPHYS, send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org
No subject, with the message "subscribe wiphys"
Graduate Women in Science Electronic Discussion Group
This email-based discussion group, affiliated with Sigma Delta Epsilon/Graduate Women in Science (SDE/GWIS), has the goal of connecting all interested women scientists with access to the Internet. One need not be a member of GWIS to participate.
To subscribe send a message to email@example.com.
FIST - Feminists in Science and Technology
The purpose of this list is to discuss feminists in science and technology, feminist science and feminist critiques of science and technology. In addition, the purpose includes discussion of the teaching of science, and the implementation of technology.
To subscribe, send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org, no subject,
with the message "subscribe first first_name last_name".
Systers is a private, unmoderated electronic mailing list intended to allow professional women in the field of computing to discuss issues of mutual interest. The intended membership of the list is the technical female computer professional and female students.
To subscribe send a message to email@example.com with "subscribe" in the subject line.
This list serves as a forum to discuss how to attain equity for males and females and how gender equity can be a helpful construct for improving education for all. This list gives people an opportunity to ask questions and exchange information about teaching strategies, useful texts and films, innovative programs, current research, and funding sources.
To subscribe send a message to Majordomo@mail.edc.org, no subject with the message "subscribe edequity" and/or to subscribe to the digest "subscribe edequity-digest."
WIGSAT Women in Global Science and Technology Network
WIGSAT is a network of women scientists and technologists. One of the main goals of WIGSAT is to promote international collaboration and coalition building for development among women scientists and technologists around the world.
To subscribe send a message to mailto:WIGSAT-L@list.ifias.ca, no subject, with the message "subscribe."
WMST- L - Women's Studies List
This list invites instructors, librarians, researchers, and program administrators to engage in dialogues concerning the instruction and development of Women's Studies courses and programs and the current research. This list does not allow discussions of gender, social, or
political issues. Due to the level of membership you can expect 100+ messages each week.
To Subscribe send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org with the message "subscribe to WMST-L "
Thanks to Kimerly Wilcox, Ph.D. and Michelle Douskey, Ph.D. for providing much of this information and to the Association for Women in Science for permission to use their published compilation.