Useful Call Numbers
In Anthropology - GN 484.3
In Social Sciences - HQ 12-1080
In General Arts - NX 180
In Medicine - RC 554-569.5
Useful Search Terms
Effective SearchIt and database searches use the best keywords and subject headings for the topic at hand. For topics related to sexuality, it may be necessary to think about how different sexual identities and issues have been described over time. Below are some recommendations.
Gay men, Gay rights, Gay youth, etc.
Gay and lesbian studies
Greenwood Encyclopedia of Love, Courtship, and Sexuality through History
Reference Collection: HQ21 .G67125 2008
Encyclopedia of Homosexuality
Online and in Reference Collection: HQ76.25 .E53 1990
Encyclopedia of Lesbian and Gay Histories and Cultures
Online (note that only volume 1, Lesbian Histories and Cultures, is currently available)
Gay and Lesbian Literary Heritage: A Reader's Companion to the Writers and Their Works
Reference Collection: PN56 .H57 G365 1995
Gay and Lesbian Rights: A Reference Handbook
Online and in Reference Collection: HQ76.3 .U5 N48 2009
LGBT: Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender History in America
Reference Collection: HQ76.3 .U5 L495 2004
Sexuality Education: Past, Present, and Future
Reference Collection: HQ56 .S38634 2009
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies
Research sources from UC Berkeley
Northwest Lesbian and Gay History Museum Project
Offers oral histories on LGBT topics from the pacific northwest.
Political Advocacy Groups: Directory of U.S. Interest Groups
Either refer to the list of all subjects covered by this source, or see specifically the pages for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender.
Research Guides by Pullman Librarians
See guides to research resources for Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies.
GLBT links from Indiana University
Links to advocacy groups and scholarship/grant opportunities.