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LGBTQ+ Studies: Books and eBooks

Where to Search for Books and eBooks

Choosing between the Library Catalog and OneSearch

Either the library catalog or OneSearch are good places to search for print books and ebooks. 

Browsing the Stacks

Most print books related to LGBTQ+ Studies are located in Norlin Stacks level 3B. Stacks Maps


E98 .S48 Two-Spirit People
HQ73 General LGBTQ+ Materials
HQ74 Bisexuality
HQ75.3 Lesbians
HQ75.7 Gay Men
HQ76.5 Queer Activism and Liberation Movements

Transgender People

HQ78 Intersex People


Book Reviews


The Lavender Salon Reader (covers vol.1 issue 1 May 1993 through vol.6 issue 4 January 1999)

Lambda Book Report (covers vol. 2, no. 3 Feb./Mar. 1990 through vol. 16, issue 4 Spring 2009)


Currently Publishing

Lambda Literary Review (same organization as the Lambda Book Report; 2010-present)

The Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide 

Reference Works

The SAGE Encyclopedia of LGBTQ Studies

This encyclopedia focuses on LGBTQ issues and identity primarily through the lenses of psychology, human development and sociology, emphasizing queer, feminist and ecological perspectives on the topic

The Cambridge Companion to Queer Studies

This Companion provides a guide to queer inquiry in literary and cultural studies. The essays represent new and emerging areas, including transgender studies, indigenous studies, disability studies, queer of color critique, performance studies, and studies of digital culture.