In addition to the typical resources found on a college campus, UNE offers Women's and Gender Studies minors some special opportunities to learn about women and gender.

Two female students study with books and laptops in the library

UNE Library

Women’s and Gender Studies Guide

Our two libraries — The Ketchum Library on the Biddeford Campus and The Abplanalp Library on the Portland Campus — offer more than 135,000 volumes, more than 375,000 e-books, and 80,000 full-text journals. Library Services offers a helpful directory of databases and journals that provide insight into  Women's and Gender Studies.  

Closeup of shelved books in the Maine Women Writers Collection

Maine Women Writers Collection

The Maine Women Writers Collection in the Abplanalp Library is a unique collection that provides perspective into the literary, cultural, and social history of women in Maine and New England.  

A historic postcard from the Maine Women Writers Collection

Scholarships and Grants for Women

You may speak to a faculty member in the Women’s and Gender Studies program to learn more about scholarships and grants available to women