Women’s History Month

Honoring Amazing Women

March is Women's History Month. Join us in celebrating women, past and present.

Women's History Month Events


Read about the lives of remarkable women.


eResources to Explore

Web Resources about Genealogy

Research the women in your history using resources selected for you by SJPL Librarians.

Gale in Context: World History

Explore a variety of topics throughout world history including women’s rights, suffrage, and women’s fight for equality around the world.

Gale in Context: Biographies

Learn about Rosa Parks, Dolores Huerta, Frida Kahlo, Amelia Earhart, Kamala Harris and thousands of other influential women.

Recommended Reads

Discover compelling books recommended by SJPL Librarians.

Staff Picks

Special Collections

Celebrate women in art by exploring their works.

Edith Harvey Heron

This collection includes watercolors by local artist and art therapist, Edith Harvey Heron.
Edmonia Lewis

Edmonia Lewis

The California Room features three marble sculptures created by Edmonia Lewis: Asleep, Awake and a bust of Abraham Lincoln.
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