Use the Tripod catalog This link opens in a new window This link opens in a new window to look for relevant books owned by Haverford, Bryn Mawr, and Swarthmore.
The following subject searches are a sampling of possibilities. To find materials on a topic, try doing a title search in the Tripod Catalog to find some relevant material and then use the subject headings assigned to those titles to find more books.
"natural history" AND "united states" [Subject] AND (women* OR gender*) [Keyword]
"women in science" [Subject] AND (18th OR 19th) [Keyword]
(education OR seminary OR school*) AND (women* OR girl* OR gender*) AND "united states" AND 19th [Subject]