LGBT Studies

Principal Periodical Databases

  • LGBT life with Full Text
    World's literature regarding Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender issues. (Was GLBT Life with Full Text)
  • GenderWatch
    GenderWatch is a full-text database containing 140 international publications plus reports, pamphlets, papers and conference proceedings devoted to women's and gender issues. It is a repository of materials on gender issues worldwide, the evolution of the women's movement, and the changes in gender roles over the last twenty years.
  • SocINDEX with Full Text
    Comprehensive coverage of sociology and related areas of study: criminology & criminal justice, demography,ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, political sociology, religion, rural & urban sociology, social development, social psychology, social structure, social work, socio-cultural anthropology, sociological history, sociological research, sociological theory, substance abuse & other addictions and violence.
  • Gender Studies Collection
    This collection of journals aims to provide balanced coverage of this significant aspect of our culture, covering such topics as gender studies, family and marital issues, health aspects, and many more.

Online Reference

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Social Sciences Librarian
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Resource Pages

Gay Marriage: Legal and Constitutional Issues

Origins of Gender Inequality

Legal Aspects

  • Transgender Law & Policy Institute
    Contains an up-to-date listing of all laws in the US that are transgender-inclusive and resources and information on legal issues affecting transgendered and gender variant people in the US.
  • ACLU's LGBT Project: Relationships. Press releases, legal and legislative documents, case profiles, fact sheets, and other resources related to the organization's efforts to secure marriage for same-sex couples and win legal recognition for LGBT relationships.
  • LexisNexis Academic