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Women-Related Science/Technology Sites
Extensive and frequently updated, Includes articles, sites, and projects concerned with information technology
http://userpages.umbc.edu/~korenman/wmst/links_sci.html

Athena SWAN
The Athena SWAN Charter is a recognition scheme for UK universities and their science, engineering and technology (SET) departments. It aims to assist the recruitment, retention and progression of women in SET.
http://www.athenaswan.org.uk/

Engineer Girl
Site intended for girls that highlights opportunities in engineering careers in the United States. Includes links, profiles of women engineers, and interactive features.
http://www.engineergirl.org/

GirlGeeks
Career site for women in information technology, providing access to jobs, mentors, training and career development resources to help techy women get ahead.
http://www.girlgeeks.org/

Girls Go Tech
Encourages girls to become interested in math, science, and technology. Also contains games, careers information, and other resources.
http://www.girlsgotech.org/

Institute for Women in Trades, Technology & Science
Dedicated to integrating women into nontraditional careers by providing training/technical assistance to the education system and employers.
http://www.iwitts.org/

Is the Glass Half Full?
Women in science. From Scientific American.
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=is-the-glass-half-full-or

Pi Zine
A paper zine published by women who stand outside the social norm. Includes issue excerpts and publication information.
http://www.angelfire.com/zine2/pi/home.html

The Daphne Jackson Trust
Enables scientists, engineers and IT specialists to return to work in the UK after a career break.
http://www.daphnejackson.org/

The Gender Chip Project
"The Gender Chip Project" documentary and companion materials designed to assist teachers, parents and mentors who are encouraging girls to the pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
http://www.genderchip.org/

Women Scientists
A project of the National Academy of Sciences intended for young people; aims to showcase the accomplishments of contemporary women in science.
http://www.iwaswondering.com/

Women and Girls Tech Up
Encourages women and girls and the organizations which serve them to use technology to share ideas, opinions, support, creativity and political action.
http://www.techup.org/

Women and Science
An EU initiative for research by, for, and about women. Part of the Socio-Economic Knowledge Base and Improving the Human Research Potential programs.
http://cordis.europa.eu/improving/women/home.htm

Women in Technology International
WITI - support and services for women in business and technology.
http://www.witi.com/

Women in Technology Project
Vermont Technical College's project to encourage young women in middle school and high school to study math, science and technology. Lots of links.
http://web.vtc.edu/WIT/

Women on Women
A support group for women in science.
http://monod.biomath.nyu.edu/index/women.html

Women-Related Science/Technology Email Lists
Frequently-updated, annotated listing of women-related e-mail lists that focus on science and/or technology.
http://userpages.umbc.edu/~korenman/wmst/f_sci.html

WomenTechWorld - the Women's Technician Club
Forum for women in technology and trade careers to network with other women technicians and/or employers – offering job listings, e-mentoring, biographies of women role models and an email discussion group.
http://www.womentechworld.org/