Skip to Content - Skip to Navigation

Shopping Feminist Style

Shopping Feminist Style

Amazon Bookstore — (Not Amazon.Com!) Amazon Bookstore is a full-service feminist bookstore for all women, girls, and their friends. We offer a diversity of books, gifts, music, and art by, for, and about women. Amazon Bookstore provides products and services that foster and encourage the strength, wisdom, beauty, and diversity of women, girls, and their families. We are a women-owned cooperative.

Azida, Inc. — Azida, Inc. was founded in 1995. We are a family-owned and operated business which is very involved in the local community. A percentage of sales is donated to organizations that help protect our land, animals, and children. One of our goals is to bring hemp into the mainstream of American manufacturing. We believe this versatile plant offers an environmentally sensible answer to our needs for paper, oil, and fabric. Azida, Inc. is committed to educating and informing the public about hemp.

Clear Conscience — Clear Conscience was established in 1998 to provide high quality, safe products for contact lenses that are cruelty-free. Company policy ensures that all suppliers are also committed to product safety testing without the use of animals. Ten percent of all proceeds are donated to nonprofit animal welfare and environmental organizations.

Defenders of Wildlife Marketplace — Welcome to the Official Defenders of Wildlife Marketplace. Defenders is a nonprofit organization and has worked for more than fifty years to save wildlife and habitat for future generations. By showing your wildlife colors through the purchase of our merchandise, you will help draw the attention of others to the beauty of wildlife. Your purchase will also provide needed funds for our array of wildlife-saving programs.

Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund’s Gorilla eStore — Dian Fossey was the famed scientist who dedicated her life to saving Rwanda’s mountain gorillas. Today, the organization she founded continues her efforts to save the last remaining gorillas of Central East Africa. Your support will ensure that Dian Fossey’s thirty-year legacy continues into the twenty-first century.

EcoIQ — EcoIQ provides media products and services to promote community, business, and personal decisions that are at the same time economically and ecologically beneficial—decisions that are eco-intelligent. EcoIQ’s media products are focused on amplifying and conveying the most valuable ideas of individuals and organizations working to create a sustainable future.

EcoMall: A Place to Help Save the Earth — EcoMall: A huge and much acclaimed mix of activism and green consumerism. In the mall sections you can quickly and easily locate your nearest purveyor of organic food, learn about green investments, or source a mail-order solar panel. Invaluable, too, for its links to dozens of activist environmental groups. Also a daily digest of environmental news and regular action alerts.

Endangered Species Chocolate Company — The Endangered Species Chocolate Company was created by Jon Stocking in an effort to raise environmental and social awareness. Using premium Belgian chocolate as a medium for that message, he hopes to attract consumers and instill a sense of responsibility. Traveling around the country and speaking to classrooms of children, and through education and donations, Jon and his company hope to prove that it takes more than just talk to achieve a goal—it takes active participation.

Femail Creations — Supporting women-owned businesses and artists is at the heart of Femail Creations. As a women business owner, I know all too well how hard it can be to get a company off the ground. I want to support women all over the world who are doing or who have done that. I feel strongly about honoring women artists and validating their work. Our products are by, for, and/or about women. —Lisa Hammond, founder

Feminist Press — The Feminist Press at the City University of New York is a nonprofit literary and educational publisher. The Press is devoted to restoring the lost multicultural history and literature of women in the United States and throughout the world through the publication of important books by women and the development of educational resources.

Green-e: Renewable Electricity Program — Inspired by the success of the recycling logo, the Green-e logo is a way for customers to easily identify green electricity products. The project is the nation’s first voluntary certification and verification program for green electricity products. We strive to inform consumers, so that they may easily identify certified green electricity products and make responsible choices about the power they purchase.

inspired by... visions, creations, & dreams from the lives of women — Our mission is to create a socially responsible and profitable catalog which empowers women: financially, by purchasing their products and/or services; educationally, through relaying stories about the lives and dreams of other women; and motivationally, through great products and books.

Native Shop: Native American Women’s Health Educational Resource Center — Native Shop is a project of the Native American Women’s Health Education Resource Center. We are marketing products as an economic development project to raise funds for the resource center’s programs.

PelicanNetwork Arts and Entertainment Lifestyle Guide — PelicanNetwork is a club for empowering the ethics and principles of community service, conservation, and artistic expression. Members can support products, goods, and services that other people with principled beliefs have produced or approve. A significant portion of the proceeds from purchases through PelicanNetwork will be directed to the nonprofits to which our members belong. The purpose of PelicanNetwork is to promote environmental sustainability and artistic awareness. Our strategy is to accomplish that by enhancing the buying power of our market.

Real Earth Environmental Company: Recycled Paper and Other Eco-Products for Home and Office — We’ve made it our business to care for the environment and to do something about it by making sure that the products we provide are both user-safe and earth friendly. Our product list includes recycled paper and other eco-safe products for home and office.

  • Women’s Studies Program
  • Stabley Library, Room 103
    429 South Eleventh Street
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-4753
  • Fax: 724-357-2281
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.