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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Sexual Assault

An Undergraduate Library Subject Guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic Sexual Assault.

Background Information

Sexual assault is unlawful sexual activity carried out against the will of a person or against a person incapable of valid consent. Use the following sources to learn more about sexual assault and the medical, legal, and social issues surrounding it.