ViVa is a current bibliography of articles about women's and gender
history, including related topics such as prostitution, witchcraft, housework, sexuality, birth control, infanticide, the family,
gynecology, and masculinity. Articles published in English, French, German, Dutch, Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish are selected from 160 European, American, Canadian, Asian, Australian and New Zealand journals.
The ViVa database contains bibliographic records describing more than seven thousand articles published from 1975 to
present in historical and women's studies journals.
ViVa is produced by the International Institute of Social History (IISH), Amsterdam, the
"ViVa" stands for "Vrouwengeschiedenis in het Vaktijdschrift,"
Dutch for "Women's History in Professional Journals".
ViVa can be accessed from anywhere.