Welcome to the CWHN women’s health database, our comprehensive bilingual collection of women’s health publications and resources from across Canada and the world. The CWHN women’s health database gives you access to over 11,000 documents, reviews, projects and organizations covering a wide range of information on women’s health and women’s lives.

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Some helpful tips while searching our database:
  • You can search by subject term, author, title, organization, year or publication.
  • You don’t have to write "women," or "health." Just write the specific subject term; for example, "menopause."
  • If you want to search for French resources or organizations, please go to your navigation menu and select "Français."
  • If you are looking for a specific title make sure to put the title in quotation marks. For example, "Aboriginal midwifery in Canada: blending traditional and modern forms."
  • Many of the resources in our database are in Portable Document Format (PDF). In order to view these documents you must have a PDF reader.