Gal's Guide has collected over 1,300 women's history books from various sources. Some of the books still have price tags or previous library stickers and barcodes. We need to get these books cleaned up so that they are ready to be checked out and on display. Many hands make light work so let's have a … Continue reading Volunteer Event: Sticker Party!
Let's Make History!!! We are starting an epic crowdfunder to open the first independent women's history library in the United States! Can you believe there isn't a women's history library where you can browse the stacks and check out a book?! With your help, we can change that! Gal's Guide has collected over 1,300 … Continue reading Library Pop-Up Crowdfunder
We need your help! Gal's Guide is a 100% volunteer staff. We are a small organization with a big history-making mission. We're trying to build the first lending-library of women's history in the United States. We can use all the help we can get! We need gals and guys to help catalog our collection, prep … Continue reading Volunteer at Gal’s Guide!
Black Friday. Small Business Saturday. Cyber Monday. Giving Tuesday. What is Giving Tuesday? (from GivingTuesday.org) Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world on December 3, 2019 and every day. It was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that … Continue reading #GivingTuesday 2019
Gal’s Guide is building the first independent women’s history library. Each month we push to expand our collection to include a diverse look at women from different backgrounds, occupations, and regions. This month we want to expand our coverage of women in medicine. Here are the top 20 books we would love to add to the library! Women … Continue reading We Need Medical Books
News and updates from the Gal’s Guide Library and Research Center for October 16, 2019. Brought to you by aliens. YouTube Version https://youtu.be/YsoGAhIJCqc Show Notes & Extras The fifth edition of the Gal’s Guide NEWS Brought to you by aliens How Leah knew how many people were at Area 51 (CNN Article) Library NEWS We … Continue reading Gal’s Guide NEWS for October 16, 2019 (Brought to you by aliens)
Gal’s Guide is building the first independent women’s history library. Each month we push to expand our collection to include a diverse look at women from different backgrounds, occupations, and regions. This month we want to expand our coverage of women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Here are the top 20 books we would love to … Continue reading We Need STEM Books
News and updates from the Gal’s Guide Library and Research Center for September 18, 2019. Brought to you by popcorn. YouTube Version https://youtu.be/ijr571H0o7I Show Notes & Extras: The fourth edition of the Gal’s Guide NEWS Brought to you by popcorn Great article by Tori Avery Popcorn: A Pop History Library NEWS We hit our 1,000 … Continue reading Gal’s Guide NEWS for September 18, 2019 (Brought to you by Popcorn)
September is #DirectedByWomen awareness month where the world celebrates with viewing parties of films old and new. But what if books are more your thing? Well, we have you covered. We've been collecting women's history books (our Executive Director used to be a film director so she's always picking up great titles for the collection). … Continue reading Female Film & TV Directors Book List
Mad Women: The Other Side of Life on Madison Avenue in the '60s and Beyond by Jane Maas. Women of Design: Influence And Inspiration from the Original Trailblazer to the new Groundbreakers by Armin Vit Deadly Persuasion: Why Women and Girls Must Fight the Addictive Power of Advertising by Jean Kilbourne Am I Thin Enough … Continue reading Gal’s Guide Recommended Reads and Views for Women in Advertising