LGBTQ Resources


This guide is intended as a starting place for students doing coursework in gender and sexuality, and as a resource guide for the Prescott College LGBTQ community.

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias  | Keywords |  Article Databases  |  eJournals  |  Web Resources  |   Citation Styles |   Statistics  |  Organizations

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias





More ebooks on the LGBTQ e-bookshelf!


In Print


Check out the print collection from the Prescott Pride Center!  You can place a hold on any of these books and pick them up at the Prescott College Library.



  • bisexual
  • bisexuality
  • gay men
  • gay rights
  • gays
  • gender identity
  • homosexuality
  • intersex
  • intersexuality
  • lesbianism
  • lesbians
  • sexual minorities
  • sexual orientation
  • transexualism
  • transgender people

Article Databases

  • EBSCOhost provides full-text articles in over 4,700 journals, including more than 3,700 peer-reviewed titles. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for all 8,250 journals in the collection.
  • GoogleScholar  "enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research. Use Google Scholar to find articles from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web".
  • JSTOR is a trusted archive of important scholarly journals. JSTOR is not a current issues database. Because of JSTOR's archival mission, there is a gap, typically from 1 to 5 years, between the most recently published journal issue and the back issues available in JSTOR. Prescott College subscribes to Arts & Sciences Collections I and IV, Biological Sciences Collection, and Language & Literature Collection.
  • ProQuest provides several collections, including Research Library (scholarly articles) and Dissertations & Theses.  It provides one-stop access to a wide range of popular academic subjects. The database includes more than 3,820 titles—over 2,550 in full text—from 1971 forward.


full text, academic content


Web Resources 


Citation Styles  

These handouts help with basic citation questions, both in-text and in the References/Bibliography section.  Consult the Manual(s) for specific guidelines in writing and formatting your paper.


  • Chicago  The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition
  • APA  The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association Style, 6th edition
  • MLA The Style Guide of the Modern Language Association






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