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LGBT Resources!

Posted by Library Blog on 04/15/2011 at 12:00 AM

The Law Library offers numerous print and online materials for researching LGBT law.  Use the Law Library’s WebCatalog to search by keyword or by subject.  Some subjects are civil unions, gay rights, lesbianism, homosexuality, and same-sex marriage.  Take a stroll and browse the stacks with the call numbers HQ1034 and KF539 to find books.

In addition to the Law Library’s collection, other resources of note include:

ACLU Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Project

“The LGBT Project fights discrimination and moves public opinion through the courts, legislatures and public education across five issue areas: Relationships, Youth & Schools, Parenting, Gender Identity and Expression and Discrimination in Employment, Housing and other areas.”

Gender and Sexuality Law Blog

Bloggers Katherine Franke and Suzanne Goldberg are professors at Columbia Law School and directors of its Gender & Sexuality Law Program.

hunter of justice blog

Blogger Nan Hunter is a professor at Georgetown University Law Center and legal scholarship director at the Williams Institute, UCLA Law School. She is the co-author (with Bill Eskridge) of the casebook Sexuality, Gender and Law.

Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund

The nation's oldest and largest legal organization working for the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, and people with HIV/AIDS.

Lavender Legacies: Guide to Sources in North America

The first formal and comprehensive guide to primary source material relating to the history and culture of lesbian, bisexual, gay, and transgender people held by repositories in North America.  Sponsored by the Lesbian and Gay Archives Roundtable (LAGAR) of the Society of American Archivists.

New York Public Library Gay and Lesbian Studies Research Guide

Research guide to the NYPL’s extensive LGBT collection in multiple disciplinary areas.

GLBT History Museum

Opened in January, 2011, the GLBT History Museum is the first of its kind in the United States and second in the world (the Schwules Museum opened in 1985 in Berlin).