Gender studies data available in OECD iLibrary

The University of Chicago Library subscribes to OECD iLibrary, formerly known as SourceOECD.  The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)  online library for books, papers and statistics.

By simply entering the term gender in the OECD iLibrary search box you will see a surprising amount of socioeconomic information on gender issues around the world.   Here are just a few examples:

Atlas of Gender and Development

Gender equality: Factors reducing women’s quality of life, scale 0 to 1

Gender, Institutions and Development

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) is made up of 34 member countries from around the world with a mission “to promote policies that will improve the economic and social well-being of people around the world.”

You may access OECD iLibrary via our Database Finder, Lens, or the Library Catalog.

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