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Women Artists' Associations (with members)
Women Artists' Groups (self-formed by artists)
See All This #20, Pretty Brilliant initiative
Set up by Nicole Ex, Catherine de Zegher. Resulted in 2020/2021, special issue of See All This #20.
Atria, formerly Aletta, formerly IIAV
Atria: institute on gender equality and women's history. A very important research and study center with a large library in Amsterdam
Bibliothek im Frauenzentrum Erfurt
Centro Documentazione Donna
Documentation centre in Ferrara Italy of feminism since the 1960s.
CID-Femmes, Frauenbibliothek/Bibliotheque des Femmes
'Feminfoteka' is a self-organised grassroots queer-feminist library and a space for feminist discussions in St Petersburg.
Started in 1977. Runs many initiatives: including Women's Studies without Walls.
Reopened Jan 2020: Sojorner Truth Community Centre, 161 Sumner Road, London, SE15 6JL.
Feministiches Archiv Marburg e.V
Vernetzungsstelle fuer Frauen in Kunst und Kultur
FrauenGenderBibliothek Saar, Saarbrucken
Glasgow Women's library
a resource centre (Lesbian and Information Centre) in Glasgow, Scotland.
Geschäftsstelle: c/o Spinnboden Lesbenarchiv & Bibliothek e.V.
Jessie Street National Women's Library
Jessie Street National Women's Library was founded in 1990 as a specialist archive documenting women's history in Australia.
Ultimo Community Centre, 523-525 Harris Street (cnr William Henry Street), Ultimo 2007(Sydney, Australia)
Kvindemuseet: Women's Museum in Denmark
Women's Museum, based in Arhus, is dedicated to women's history. It also houses the archive of the 1980 UN women's exhibition held in Copenhagen.
Native Women's Resource Centre
An association and resource centre for First Nations women in Toronto, Canada.
Secondary Archive: platform for women artists from Central and Eastern Europe (Maria Stoklosa)
Women Artists from Albania, Belarus, Czech Republic, Hungary, Kosovo, Poland, Serbia, Slovakia, Ukraine. A project by Kataryzna Kozyra Foundation. shown at Manifesta 14, Prishtina, Kosovo, 2022.
The Women's Library, formerly The Fawcett Library
This is the largest/oldest feminist library in the UK. Formerly at London Metropolitan, until March 2013, it is now based at the London School of Economics Library.
View their digital timeline of Women's history
Zambia Nat.Women Artists Documentation project
founded in 1996. (Any further information on this group would be welcome!)