Queer Research

Scholarly Books

Check out these books from the CSUB Library. Unsure how to find the book in the library? Go to the library’s information desk for assistance!

 Archaeology of Posing : Essays on Camp, Drag, and Sexuality, by Moe Meyer
Call Number: HQ76.25 .M49 2010
Art and Homosexuality : A History of Ideas, by Christopher Reed.
Call Number: NX180.H6 R44 2011
Gay, Straight, and the Reason Why : The Science of Sexual Orientation, by Simon LeVay
Call Number: BF692 .L476 2011
Queer Popular Culture : Literature, Media, Film, and Television, by Thomas Peele
Call Number: PN1992.8.H64 Q44 2011

Scholarly Articles

These online library  research databases are good  places to start your research in LGBT Studies.

Academic Search Elite: Multidisciplinary database offers full text for nearly 2,050 scholarly journals covering virtually every area of academic study.

Communication & Mass Media Complete: The key database that covers all aspects of  communication studies, including mass media, advertising,  journalism, television, print media and related fields, including gender studies and race and ethic issues

PsycINFO: Most important database for the research literature in psychology and related fields

Additional database(s)  appropriate for your topic, click here for a list of databases arranged by subject.

TIP! Entering google-type searches into library databases  often retrieves irrelevant results.To search like a pro, watch this brief video on search strategies.

 Academic Organizations

American Historical Association: Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender History

American Medical Association: GLBT Advisory Committee

American Psychologica Association: Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Concerns

Americn Sociological Association: Section on Sexualities

 Modern Language Association: Gay Studies in Language and Literature


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