This category will provide information on sites covering various aspects of women and science/technology, including links to technical and professional organizations geared to women and support groups for women in the sciences and technology.
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Women-Related Science/Technology Sites
Extensive and frequently updated, Includes articles, sites, and projects concerned with information technology
4000 Years of Women in Science
Lists names from our scientific and technical past.
The Athena SWAN Charter is a recognition scheme for UK universities and their science, engineering and technology (SET) departments. It aims to assist the recruitment, retention and progression of women in SET.
The Daphne Jackson Trust
Enables scientists, engineers and IT specialists to return to work in the UK after a career break.
Site intended for girls that highlights opportunities in engineering careers in the United States. Includes links, profiles of women engineers, and interactive features.
The Gender Chip Project
"The Gender Chip Project" documentary and companion materials designed to assist teachers, parents and mentors who are encouraging girls to the pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Career site for women in information technology, providing access to jobs, mentors, training and career development resources to help techy women get ahead.
Girls Go Tech
Encourages girls to become interested in math, science, and technology. Also contains games, careers information, and other resources.
Institute for Women in Trades, Technology & Science
Dedicated to integrating women into nontraditional careers by providing training/technical assistance to the education system and employers.
Mums in Science
A portal for busy mothers who work or have worked in any aspect of science. [RSS]
A paper zine published by women who stand outside the social norm. Includes issue excerpts and publication information.
Women @ NASA
Profiles, events, archives.
Women and Girls Tech Up
Encourages women and girls and the organizations which serve them to use technology to share ideas, opinions, support, creativity and political action.
Women and Science
An EU initiative for research by, for, and about women. Part of the Socio-Economic Knowledge Base and Improving the Human Research Potential programs.
Women in Technology International
WITI - support and services for women in business and technology.
Women in Technology Project
Vermont Technical College's project to encourage young women in middle school and high school to study math, science and technology. Lots of links.
Women on Women
A support group for women in science.
A project of the National Academy of Sciences intended for young people; aims to showcase the accomplishments of contemporary women in science.
Women-Related Science/Technology Email Lists
Frequently-updated, annotated listing of women-related e-mail lists that focus on science and/or technology.
WomenTechWorld - the Women's Technician Club
Forum for women in technology and trade careers to network with other women technicians and/or employers – offering job listings, e-mentoring, biographies of women role models and an email discussion group.
Is the Glass Half Full?
Women in science. From Scientific American. (April 27, 1998)