This guide is intended to help you find and use materials in the Vern and Bonnie Bullough Collection on Sex and Gender as a part of your course work in GWS 400. If you have any questions about the collection or your research, email Special Collections and Archives at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student Research Award
Students enrolled in this course who make use of materials in the Vern and Bonnie Bulllough Collection on Sex and Gender in their final papers are eligible to apply for a student research award of $500. For more information, see the Vern and Bonnie Bullough Endowment Student Research Award page.
The Bullough Collection
The Vern and Bonnie Bullough Collection on Sex and Gender was established by former CSUN faculty member Vern Bullough to document social attitudes and studies of sex and gender from ancient times to the present in support of CSUN curricula and research. The collection is maintained for research and educational purposes, and is comprised of books, periodicals, manuscripts, and archival materials.
The collection is maintained for research and educational purposes, and is comprised of books, periodicals, manuscripts, and archival materials on numerous topics. Some of these include:
Gender roles in various time periods
The homosexual community in Los Angeles
The transgender community
Children and gender
Gender and medicine
Most materials in the Bullough Collection are in Special Collections and Archives, though some are in other parts of the library.