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Along with the organizations we’ve benefited at our parties, as well as our fantastic collaborators and co-sponsors, we want to call attention to these libraries, archives, museums, oral history collections, organizations, resources, publications, projects, and other kindred spirits.

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Libraries, Museums, Archives, and Collections

Africa

Asia

Europe

North America

United States

Canada

Oceania

Oral History

Journals and Periodicals

Databases

Reviews, Booklists, etc.

Publishers and Presses

Bookstores

Schools, Departments, Institutes

Professional Organizations

Professional Resources

Events, conferences, etc.

Queer History, Heritage, Culture

Film and Documentary

Other Projects, Groups, Blogs, etc.

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Libraries, Museums, Archives, and Collections

List of LGBTQ Libraries and Archives (Wikipedia)

Africa

Gay and Lesbian Memory in Action (Braamfontein, South Africa)

Asia

Project BOLO: Oral History Collection of LGBT persons in India

Europe

Stichwort: Archiv der Frauen- und Lesbenbewegung (Archive of the Women’s and Lesbians’ Movement, Vienna, Austria)

Lesbian and Gay Newsmedia Archive (London, England)

Hall-Carpenter Archives at University of London

Queer in Brighton (Brighton, England)

Irish Queer Archive (Ireland)

i.d.a. Dachverband deutschsprachiger Lesben-/Frauenarchive, -bibliotheken, und dokumentationsstellen (Umbrella organization of German-language Lesbian and Womens’ archives, libraries, and documentation centers)

Bundesstiftung Magnus Hirschfeld (Berlin, Germany)

Hannchen-Mehrzweck-Stiftung (Berlin, Germany)

Lili Elbe Archiv (Berlin, Germany)

Internationaal Homo/Lesbisch Informatiecentrum en Archief (International Gay and Lesbian Information Center and Archive, Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Skeivt Arkiv (Bergen, Norway)

Centre de Documentació Armand de Fluvià at Casal Lambda (Barcelona, Spain)

North America

Lavender Legacies: Guide to sources in North America (compiled by DSGS)

Map of LGBTQ Libraries and Archives (compiled by GLBTRT)

United States

Arizona

Arizona Queer Archives (Tucson)

California

Tom of Finland Foundation (Los Angeles)

ONE Archives Foundation (Los Angeles)

ONE Archives at University of Southern California (Los Angeles)

Oscar Wilde Collection at Clark Library, UCLA (Los Angeles)

June Mazer Lesbian Archives (West Hollywood)

West Hollywood Heritage Project

GLBT Historical Society (San Francisco)

Center for Sex and Culture Library and Archive (San Francisco)

James C. Hormel LGBTQIA Center of San Francisco Public Library

Harvey Milk Memorial Library/Eureka Valley Branch of San Francisco Public Library

"Queerest Library Ever" Blog of San Francisco Public Library

Bay Area Lesbian History Archives Project (Oakland)

Lavender Library, Archives, & Cultural Exchange (Sacramento)

Lambda Archives (San Diego)

Feminist Library on Wheels (Los Angeles)

Colorado

Terry Mangan Library, GLBT Community Center (Denver)

Connecticut

Sexuality Collections at Yale University Library (New Haven)

LGBTQI Subject Guide, Beinecke Rare Books Library (New Haven)

Florida

Stonewall National Museum & Archive (Ft. Lauderdale)

Pridelines LGBTQ Library (Miami)

LGBT Collections at University of South Florida (Tampa)

Georgia

LGBT Collections, Emory University (Atlanta)

Gender and Sexuality Oral History Project, Georgia State University (Atlanta)

Georgia LGBTQ Archives Project

Illinois

Leather Archives and Museum (Chicago)

Gerber/Hart Library and Archives (Chicago)

Transgender Resource Collection at Oak Park Public Library

Indiana

Northeast Indiana Diversity Library (Ft. Wayne)

Chris Gonzalez Library & Archives (Indianapolis)

Kinsey Institute Library at Indiana University (Bloomington)

Kentucky

William-Nichols Archive at University of Louisville

Louisiana

LGBT+ Archives Project of Louisiana

LGBT+ Collections at Loyola University (New Orleans)

LGBT Collections & Resources at Louisiana Research Collection, Tulane University (New Orleans)

Rubber Library: Queer/Feminist Library/Archives, Used Bookstore, Flower Shop, and Community Space (New Orleans)

Maine

LGBTQ+ Collection at University of Southern Maine (Portland)

Massachusetts

Act Up Archives at Harvard University (Cambridge)

Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America at Harvard University (Cambridge)

The History Project: Documenting LGBTQ Boston

GLBTQA Collections at Northeastern University (Boston)

Sexual Minorities Archives (Northampton)

Digital Transgender Archive at College of the Holy Cross (Worcester)

Provincetown History Preservation Project (Provincetown)

Michigan

Labadie Collection, University of Michigan (Ann Arbor)

Minnesota

Quatrefoil Library (Minneapolis/St. Paul)

Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies, University of Minnesota (Minneapolis,)

Missouri

Gay & Lesbian Archive of Mid-America (Kansas City)

St. Louis LGBT History Project (St. Louis)

Ozarks Lesbian and Gay Archives, Missouri State University (Springfield)

Nebraska

Queer Omaha Archives (Omaha, Nebraska)

New Mexico

Bennett A. Hammer LGBT Archives Project (Albuquerque)

New York

Pat Parker/Vito Russo Library of the LGBT Community Center (New York)

Archives of the LGBT Community Center (New York)

Lesbian Herstory Archives (Brooklyn)

Feminist Zine Collection at Barnard College (New York)

LGBT and AIDS/HIV Collections at New York Public Library (New York)

Black Gay and Lesbian Archive at Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture (New York)

LGBT at New York Public Library Blog (New York)

Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art (New York)

Interference Archive (Brooklyn)

Quentin Crisp Archives (New York)

Pop-Up Museum of Queer History (New York)

Riot Grrrl Collection at New York University (New York)

Women, Gender & Sexuality Collections at Columbia University (New York)

Human Sexuality Collection at Cornell University (Ithaca)

Library and Archives of the Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley (Rochester)

Cherry Grove Archives Collection (Fire Island)

Fire Island Pines Historical Preservation Society (Fire Island)

Madeline Davis GLBT Archives of Western N.Y. at Buffalo State (Buffalo)

North Carolina

Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History and Culture at Duke University Libraries (Durham)

Lesbian and Gay Pulp Fiction Collection at Duke University Libraries (Durham)

LGBT History Collection, University of North Carolina-Charlotte

LGBT Center of Raleigh Library (Raleigh)

Tranzmission (Asheville)

Ohio

LGBT Archives, Western Reserve Historical Society (Cleveland)

Oklahoma

Rainbow Library at Oklahomans for Equality Center (Tulsa)

Oregon

Bitch Community Lending Library (Portland)

Libraries of the Q Center/LGBT Community Center (Portland)

Gay and Lesbian Archives of the Pacific Northwest (Portland)

Cascade AIDS Project (CAP) Archives (Portland)

Pennsylvania

John J. Wilcox, Jr. Library/Archives at William Way LGBT Community Center (Philadelphia)

Carter/Johnson Leather Library

Widener University Sexuality Archives (Chester)

AIDS Library (Philadelphia)

Rhode Island

Richard G. Katzoff Collection at Brown University (Providence)

Texas

Transgender Foundation of America (Houston)

Transgender Archive at Transgender Foundation of America (Houston)

Gulf Coast Archive & Museum of GLBT History (Houston)

LGBT History Research Collection (University of Houston)

LGBTQ Collections at the Harry Ransom Center (Austin)

Black Queer Studies Collection at University of Texas Libraries (Austin)

LGBT Archive at University of North Texas (Denton)

Utah

LGBTQ Library and Cyber Center at Utah Pride Center (Salt Lake City)

Vermont

Vermont Queer Archives

Washington, D.C.

LGBT Collections at Library of Congress 

Rainbow History Project

Washington Blade Archives (DC Public Library)

Latino GLBT History Project Archival Collection

Washington State

Women’s History Consortium, Washington State Historical Society (Tacoma)

LGBT Library at Gay City (Seattle)

Northwest Lesbian and Gay History Museum Project (Seattle)

GLBTQ Collections at University of Washington (Seattle)

Wisconsin

Queer Zine Archive Project (Milwaukee)

Canada

Canadian Lesbian & Gay Archives (Toronto, Ontario)

Pride Library, University of Western Ontario (London, Ontario)

Transgender Archives, University of Victoria (Victoria, B.C.)

Les Archives gaies du Québec/Quebec Gay Archives (Montréal, Québec)

Queer Media Database Canada-Québec (Montréal, Québec)

Bibliothèque à livres ouverts, Centre communitaire des gais et lesbiennes de Montréal / Library of the Gay and Lesbian Community Center (Montréal, Québec)

Manitoba Gay and Lesbian Archives (Winnipeg, Manitoba)

Oceania

Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives (Melbourne, Australia)

Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand (Wellington)

Oral History

LGBTQ Oral History Hub

Queer Oral History Project

LGBTQ Digital Collaboratory

Country Queers: oral history of rural and small-town LGBTQIA folks in the U.S.A.

StoryCorps OutLoud

I’m from Driftwood LGBTQ Story Archive

Archives of Lesbian Oral Testimony (Burnaby, British Columbia)

Old Lesbian Oral Herstory Project (Houston, Texas)

Telling Queer History (Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota)

Act Up Oral History Project (New York)

NYC Trans Oral History Project (New York)

Queer Newark Oral History Project at Rutgers University (Newark)

Queer Appalachia Oral History Project at University of Kentucky Libraries (Lexington)

Dykaries: A Lesbian/Sapphic Spaces Oral History Project (Washington D.C.)

Last Call: New Orleans Dyke Bar Oral History project, podcast, and performance collective

Under the Rainbow: Oral Histories of GLBTQI People in Kansas at University of Kansas (Lawrence)

Journals and Periodicals

List of LGBTQ Peer Review Journals (compiled by Harrington Park Press)

Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality (University of Toronto Press)

Gay and Lesbian Review

GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (Duke University Press)

International Journal of Sexuality and Gender Studies

International Journal of Transgenderism

Journal of Bisexuality

Journal of Black Sexuality and Relationships (University of Nebraska Press)

Journal of Radical Librarianship

Journal of the History of Sexuality (University of Texas Press)

QED: A Journal in GLBTQ Worldmaking (Michigan State University Press)

Queer Studies in Media and Popular Culture

Writing From Below (Latrobe University Press)

Databases

Archives of Sexuality and Gender digital collection (Gale Cengage, by subscription)

Gender and Sexuality Primary Sources (Adam Matthew Digital, by subscription)

LGBT Studies in Video collection (Alexander Street, by subscription)

LGBT Thought and Culture digital collection (Alexander Street Press, by subscription)

LGBTQI Research Collection (IssueLab)

Reviews, Booklists, etc.

The Advocate book reviews

Bibrary

Bi-bliography

BiblioSapphic

Bisexual Books

Books for Kids in Gay Families

Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian

Foreword Reviews: LGBTQ+ Fiction and LGBTQ+ Nonfiction

Gay YA: LGBTQI+ characters in young adult literature

GLBTRT reviews

Kirkus Collections LGBTQIAP collections

Lambda Literary

The Lesbrary

LGBTQ Reads

LGBT Youth Literature Project

Out in Print queer book reviews

Out Magazine book and art reviews

People with a History: An Online Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* History (Fordham University)

Resources for Gender and Women’s Studies: A Feminist Review (journal published by University of Wisconsin’s Gender & Women’s Studies Librarian; formerly under the title: Feminist Collections: A Quarterly of Women’s Studies Resources)

Queer Books for Teens

Queer YA

Queership

QUILTBAG Compendium

Reading Queer

Sistahs on the Shelf

True Colorz YA LGBTQ Literature page

Publishers and Presses

LGBT and LGBT-Friendly Publishers (Lambda Literary)

Bella Books

Bold Strokes Books

Circlet Press

Cleis Press

Duet Books

Feminist Press

Harmony Ink Press

Haymarket Press Gender and Feminism Titles

Hear Diversity: Diverse Audiobooks

Interlude Press

Northwest Press

Riptide Publishing

Sibling Rivalry Press

Topside Press

Transgress Press

Bookstores

Map of GLBTQ Bookstores (compiled by GLBTRT)

Bluestockings Bookstore, Cafe, and Activist Center (NYC)

Bureau of General Services—Queer Division (NYC)

Cafe con Libros Feminist Bookstore and Cafe (Brooklyn)

Charis Books (Atlanta)

Common Language Bookstore (Ann Arbor, Michigan)

Glad Day Bookshop (Toronto, Ontario)

Housing Works Bookstore/Cafe (NYC)

In Other Words (Portland, Oregon)

Philly AIDS Thrift @ Giovanni’s Room (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Rubber Library: Queer/Feminist Library/Archives, Used Bookstore, Flower Shop, and Community Space (New Orleans, Louisiana)

Troll Hole (Brooklyn, N.Y.)

Wild Iris Books (Gainesville, Florida)

Women and Children First Bookstore (Chicago, Illinois)

Schools, Departments, Institutes

Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies (City University of NY)

Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality (NYU)

Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality (Columbia University, NYC)

Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction (Bloomington, Indiana)

Hetrick-Martin Institute/Harvey Milk High School (NYC)

Gender and Sexuality Center at University of Illinois at Chicago

Barnard Center for Research on Women (New York, N.Y.)

Professional Organizations

GLBT Roundtable of the American Library Association

Diverse Sexuality and Gender Section of the Society of American Archivists (formerly the Lesbian and Gay Archives Roundtable)

GLBT Issues Caucus of the Special Libraries Association

Gay and Lesbian Issues Standing Committee (American Association of Law Libraries)

LGBTQ Special Interest Group (Art Libraries Society of North America)

LGBTQ Alliance (American Association of Museums)

Queer Caucus for Art, affiliate of College Art Association

LGBT Caucus (American Association of Moving Image Archivists)

Committee on LGBT History, affiliate of the American Historical Association

Canadian Committee on the History of Sexuality, a subcommittee of the Canadian Historical Association

Australian Library Association LGBTQ E-List

LGBT Health Sciences Librarians Special Interest Group (Medical Library Association)

LGBT Users Special Interest Group (International Federation of Library Associations)

LGBTQ Special Interest Group (Oral History Society, UK)

ALA Office of Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services

ALA Office of Intellectual Freedom

Progressive Librarians Guild

List of LGBT Professional Societies/Caucuses/Special Interest Groups (compiled by Harrington Park Press)

Professional Resources

Consortium of Occupy Libraries

EveryLibrary

Homosaurus.org Linked Data Vocabulary: International Thesaurus of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Index Terms

It Gets Better Project Library Initiative

LGBT Religious Archives Network

Library Freedom Project

Libr.org

Make Your Own History: Documenting Feminist and Queer Activism in the 21st century ed. by Lyz Bly and Kelly Wooten (Litwin Books, 2012)

NY Librarians Meetup

Open to All: GLBTRT Professional Toolkit

Out Behind the Desk: Workplace Issues for LGBTQ Librarians ed. by Tracy Nectoux (Library Juice Press, 2011)

Queering the Museum Project

Radical Reference

Rainbow Family Connections: Selecting and Using Children’s books with LGBTQ Content by Jamie Campbell Naido(ABC-CLIO Press, 2012)

Series on Gender and Sexuality in Information Studies (Litwin Books and Library Juice Press)

Serving LGBTIQ Library and Archives Users: Essays on Outreach, Service, Collections, and Access. ed.by Ellen Greenblatt (McFarland, 2011)

Unstraight Museum

Urban Librarians Unite

We Are Librarians

Events, conferences, etc.

LGBTQ+ Archives, Libraries, Museums, and Special Collections Conference

National Diversity in Libraries Conference (2016)

Gender and Sexuality in Information Studies Colloquium (2018: Boston)

Gender and Sexuality in Information Studies Colloquium (2016: Vancouver)

Gender and Sexuality in Information Studies Colloquium (2014: Toronto)

Flame-Con (LGBTQ Geek Fandom and Comic Convention New York, N.Y.)

Queer Comics Expo (San Francisco, California)

Rainbow Book Fair (New York, N.Y.)

Queer Circuits in Archival Times Conference (2016: New York, N.Y.)

Finding the Queer Radical Past (2018: Amherst, Mass.)

Feminist Zinefest (Barnard College, New York, N.Y.)

Queer Disruptions Conference (Annual: Columbia University)

ALA Banned Books Week (late September annually)

ALA Choose Privacy Week (May 1-7 annually)

Open Access Week (late October annually)

LGBT History Month (October, USA)

LGBT History Month (February, UK)

GLBT Book Month (June)

Queer Memoir: NYC-Based Storytelling Event

Queer Art, Culture, History, Heritage

Housing Works History

Latino GLBT History Project

LGBTQ Heritage (National Park Service)

NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project

Outhistory.org

Queer Music Heritage

Queer History Social Media Project

Quist Queer History mobile app

Making Gay History podcast

Queer History/Lesbian Histories

Queer Cartoonists Database

LGBTQ Video Game Archive

Film and Documentary

Other Boys NYC: documentary series on queer and trans men of color in NYC

Queer|Art|Film

MIX Queer Experimental Film Festival (New York, N.Y.)

Other Projects, Groups, Blogs, etc.

Audre Lorde Project (NYC)

Sylvia Rivera Law Project (NYC)

Debra Davis Gender Education Center (Minneapolis)

Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)

LGBT Books to Prisoners

Queer Relationships Project

Queering the Map

Queer Visibility Collective

Gender is Over!

Octavia Project

Drag Queen Story Hour

Protego: Trans* advocacy initiative of the Harry Potter Alliance

We Need Diverse Books Campaign

Reading While White

Southerners on New Ground

Change Project

Feminist Literary Society

Sexing History Podcast

Nancy Podcast

Women and Words

Brooklyn Community Pride Center

Geeks Out

Out in Tech


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Last updated: December 5,  2018

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