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LGBTQIA2S+ Resources: Home

This guide has been compiled to serve as a launchpad to the many resources available both in the library and on the web.


June is Pride Month

Celebrating Pride Month 

June is Pride Month is a time to celebrate and support the LGBTQIA+ community. The library has put together this guide to showcase just a few of the many resources available both in the library and online.

Events and Studies in U.S. History

Cover of the Book The End of Straight Supremacy
Book cover of Fighting to Serve: Behind the Scenes in the War to Repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Cover of the Book Black on Both Sides
Cover of the Book Living the Spirit
Cover of the Book Transgender History, Second Edition
Cover of the Book Second Skins
Cover of the Book Stonewall
Cover of the Book Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers
Cover of the Book Becoming Visible
Cover of the Book When Did Indians Become Straight?
Cover of the Book Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered History in America
Cover of the Book The Lesbian and Gay Movements
Book cover of Violence Against Queer People
Cover of the Book Queer Images
Cover of the Book Long Before Stonewall
Cover of the Book The Gay Revolution
Cover of the Book A Queer History of the United States
Cover of the Book Queer: a Graphic History

Biographies, Autobiographies, Memoirs

Cover of the Book James Baldwin: A Biography
Cover of the Book Somebody to Love: The Life, Death, and Legacy of Freddie Mercury
Cover of the Book Leaving Isn't the Hardest Thing: Essays
Cover of the Book Alan Turing: the Enigma
Cover of the Book As a Woman: What I Learned about Power, Sex, and the Patriarchy after I Transitioned
Cover of the Book Second Son
Cover of the Book Caravaggio
Cover of the Book My Germany
Book cover of Shattered Applause: The lives of Eva Le Gallienne
Book cover of Theft by Finding
Book cover of You're Not from Around Here, Are You?: A lesbian in small-town America
Book cover of Outbound: Finding a man, sailing an ocean
Book cover of Gay is good: The life and letters of gay rights pioneer Franklin Kameny
Book cover of Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches

Fiction and Poetry

Book cover of Maurice
Book cover: Tipping the Velvet
Book cover of Leaves of Grass
Book cover of Earth As It Is
Book cover: Under the Udala Trees
Book cover of On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
Cover Art Stone Butch Blues from website
Book cover of The Hours
Book cover of The City and the Pillar: A Novel
Book cover of A Single Man
Book cover of The Line of Beauty
Book cover of Night Sky with Exit Wounds
Book cover of Orlando
Book cover of The Price of Salt
Book cover of Telling Moments: Autobiographical lesbian short stories
Book cover of The Color Purple
Book cover of When I Grow up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities
Book cover of Setting the Lawn on Fire: A Novel
Book cover of Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
Book cover of Giovanni's Room
Book cover of Bodymap: Poems

Arts and Entertainment

Book cover of Somebody to Love: The Life, Death, and Legacy of Freddie Mercury
Book cover of Fair Play: How LGBT Athletes are Claiming their Rightful Place in Sports
Book cover of Queer Images: A History of Gay and Lesbian Film in America
Book cover of Art and Homosexuality: A History of Ideas
Book cover of Queer Media Images: LGBT Perspectives
Book cover of Making My Pitch: A Woman's Baseball Odyssey
Book cover of American Colossus: Big Bill Tilden and the Creation of Modern Tennis
Book cover of When You Are Engulfed in Flames
Book cover of Out on Stage: Lesbian and Gay Theatre in the Twentieth Century
Book cover of Game, Set, Match: Billie Jean King and the Revolution in Women's Sports

Popular Fiction

Book cover of We Are Okay
Book cover of Queer: a Graphic History
Book cover of Felix Ever After
Book cover of The Miseducation of Cameron Post
Book cover: Rubyfruit Jungle


Spotify's Playlist for Pride Party, 2023

If you don't already have an account, you'll need to create one (free) and log in to play the full songs. 




Out in America - PBS

The Lavender Scare - U.S. History 1950s

Stonewall Riots - June 28, 1969

48 Videos documenting the Stonewall Riots, Greenwich Village, NY, June 28, 1969. Click link to login and view documentaries

Streaming Films

The films listed above are available on-campus using R-MC's wifi and off-campus using an R-MC login.