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LGBTQIA Resources: Research

A RESOURCE GUIDE FOR LGBTQIA STUDENTS AND THEIR EDUCATORS

Starting Your LGBT Research

When books and articles were written and cataloged in the past, terms were used that we now would consider outdated or even offensive. Remember, to make certain you are searching comprehensively, it is sometimes necessary to use terms such as homosexual, transsexuals, etc. Below are some suggested keywords or phrases:

Bisexuality/Bisexuals

Coming Out (Sexual Orientation)

Gay Liberation Movement

Gay Men

Gay Parents

Gay Rights Gays Writings

Gay Youth

Gays in Popular Culture Gender Identity Heterosexism

Hermaphroditism

Homophobia Homosexuality Lesbian Feminism

Lesbians/Lesbianism

Lesbians Male Friendship Queer

Sadomasochism

Same-Sex Marriage Sex Customs Sexology

Sexual Behavior

Sexual Deviation Sexual Orientation Transsexuals/Transsexualism

Intersex/Intersexuality

Gender Neutral Gender Inclusive Gender Identity Transgender

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