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LGBTQ+ Source

Alternate Titles: formally titled LGBT Life

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LGBTQ+ Source is the premier resource to the world's literature regarding Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer issues. This database contains indexing and abstracts for more than 260 LGBTQ+ core journals, and full-text coverage for over 140 of those. 

LGBTQ+ Source provides comprehensive coverage of traditional academic, cultural, lifestyle, and regional publications, including The Advocate, Lesbian News, Washington Blade, Bay Area Reporter, etc. It also indexes & abstracts the full run of many historically significant titles such as ONE, The Ladder, Mattachine Review, Christopher Street and Body Politic.

In addition, grey literature including non-fiction titles, bibliographies, short stories, poems, and recipes are also represented. Disciplines covered by LGBTQ+ Source include civil liberties, culture, employment, family, history, psychology, religion, sociology and more.


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