chat loading...
chat loading...
Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Research Guide

Resources for undergraduate research related to GLBT studies.

Research Tips

 

By Ludovic Bertron from New York City, Usa -  https://www.flickr.com/photos/23912576@N05/2942525739, CC BY 2.0,  https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=14831997

 

By Ludovic Bertron from New York City, Usa -

CC BY 2.0,

https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=14831997


Try finding synonyms for your original search term(s).

ex:  gay OR homosexual OR queer

Put phrases in quotation marks.

ex: "second-wave feminism" 

Use AND and OR to narrow or broaden your search results.

ex: "gay rights" AND Africa

Example searches:

  • sexism AND men
  • "civil union" OR "same-sex marriage"
  • "ways of knowing" AND women OR girls
 

Need someone to talk to directly? Click the icon below to chat with a librarian.  When in doubt, feel free to email us if chat isn't available.  library@mga.edu

Purple chat bubble with Ask a Librarian and open book icon.

Profile Photo
Dana Casper
she/her/hers
JavaScript disabled or chat unavailable.
Is live chat unavailable? Please call 478-471-2709 or e-mail us using this link.
On the Go?
Text-A-Librarian: (478) 285-4898

Contact:
Macon Campus Library
100 University Pkwy.
Macon, GA 31206
Phone: 478.471.2709
Text: 478.285.4898
478-471-2042
Website

 

 

GLBTQ History: Icons

 

Harvey Milk

Milk, Harvey (1930 - 1978). (2002). In S. Phelps (Ed.), World of Criminal Justice, Gale. Farmington, MI

Tennessee Williams

Saddik, A. J., & Saddik. (2009). Williams, Tennessee (1911--1983). In E. S. Nelson (Ed.), Encyclopedia of contemporary LGBTQ literature of the United States. Westport, CT

Audre Lorde

Wong, Cynthia and Sarah Hilbert. "Audre Lorde." Critical Survey of Poetry, Second Revised Edition, September 2002, pp. 1-6

 

Bayard Rustin

Bayard Rustin (1912--1987). (2012). In P. Dreier, The 100 greatest Americans of the 20th century: a social justice hall of fame. New York, NY: Nation Books.

Rita Mae Brown

Franks, Jill. "Rita Mae Brown: Overview." Gay & Lesbian Biography, edited by Michael J. Tyrkus and Michael Bronski, St. James Press, 1997.

Quentin Crisp

"Quentin Crisp." Gay & Lesbian Biography, edited by Michael J. Tyrkus and Michael Bronski, St. James Press, 1997. Gale Literature Resource Center, link.gale.com/apps/doc/K1634000079/LitRC?u=maco12153&sid=ebsco&xid=d11fb520. Accessed 2 June 2021.

James Baldwin

Miller, D. Q. (2016). Baldwin, James. In S. Bronner (Ed.), Encyclopedia of American studies. MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. 

James Baldwin

June Jordan

Gumbs, A. P., & Gumbs. (2009). Jordan, June (1936--2002). In E. S. Nelson (Ed.), Encyclopedia of contemporary LGBTQ literature of the United States. Westport, CT: Greenwood

Biography, Autobiography and Memoir

 

Literary Analysis

 

General Works

 

GLBTQ Rights Movement

 

Activism

 

Lesbians in Popular Culture

 

Archives

 

Resources on the Web

 

Contact a Campus:

478-471-2709 for the Macon campus library | 478-934-3179 for the Roberts Memorial Library at the Cochran campus | 478-275-6772 for the Dublin campus library

478-374-6833 for the Eastman campus library | 478-929-6804 for the Warner Robins campus library | On the Go? Text-A-Librarian: 478-285-4898

Middle Georgia State University Library

Book an Appointment With a Librarian