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LGBTQ+ Studies

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) and Sexual Diversity Studies Research Guide

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LGBTQ+ Studies Research Guide

This research guide targets scholars interested in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) research. 

Important and popular resources will be found in this guide in order to support the research and intellectual curiosity of the Institute for Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies (IGSF), as well as the general academic community. 

To navigate this research guide, use the navigation menu located to the left of the web page. 

If you have any questions, comments, suggestions, or concerns please contact the Librarian for LGBTQ Studies:
 Michael David MILLER

Guide Table of Contents

Research Guide Sections

Reference and Primary sources

  • LGBT Thought and Culture - NEW
  • LGBT Studies in Video - NEW 
  • Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity. LGBTQ history and culture since 1940
  • Defining Gender, 1450-1910
  • News and newspaper sources
  • ​Dictionaries & encyclopedias, 
  • Dissertations & thesis, 

Article Databases

  • GenderWatch, 
  • Academic Search Complete, 
  • Gender Studies Database, 
  • Alternative Press Index

Resources for Scholars, Educators, Teachers, Instructors, etc. 

  • Expanding the circle : creating an inclusive environment in higher education for LGBTQ students and studies
  • LGBTQ Youth and Education
  • Queer Voices from the Classroom

LGBTQ in Montréal

  • LGBTQ resources and services at McGill University, 
  • Selected LGBTQ resources and servcies in Montréal

LGBTQ Resource Websites

  • Selected LGBTQ Resource Websites,
  • Supplementary Research Guides

Culture LGBTQ on Twitter

  • LGBTQ Twitter list by BiblioQC

Other Useful Subject Research Guides

GLBT Round Table - American Library Association

LGBTQ Questions? Ask your librarian!

Need help conducting research?

The Liaison Librarian for LGBTQ+ Studies, can help you with:

  • Finding research resources in LGBTQ+ Studies,
  • Utilizing databases in LGBTQ+ Studies,
  • Creating effective search strategies,
  • Locating sources of data in LGBTQ+ Studies, 
  • and much more, just ask! 

Please feel free to suggest books, magazines, journals, etc. to be added to our library's collection!

You can find me in the Humanities and Social Sciences Library (HSSL). Please set up an appointment with me or visit me at the library for assistance. My contact information is to the left

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