Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) research is a rapidly growing field of study within academics. The sources listed in this guide offer an entry point to resources that focus primarily on various aspects of LGBTQ studies, including databases, print materials, and online resources that focus on LGBTQ subject areas, including history, celebrities, authors, relationships, and more.
LGBTQ terms and definitions are always evolving and changing and often mean different things to different people. They can also be starting point for discussion and understanding. The resources below will help differentiate the meanings and variations of LGBTQIA+ vocabulary.