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Best of the Web: History & Social Sciences » Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Resources » General Resources
Gay and Lesbian Studies: a Research Guide
Annotated bibliography from the Research Libraries of the New York Public Library.
International web resource for lesbian, includes links to sites on activism, arts, business, health, media, politics, sports, and other areas. "Providing a comprehensive reference to lesbian information on the web is a goal we have nurtured since October of 1999."
Directory of sites.
Library Q: The Library Worker's Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Resources
Library Q: The Library Worker's Guide to Resources for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Users is specifically developed as an aid to librarians working in the area of LBGT librarianship." . . . "Emulating the organization of a traditional bricks and mortar library, this virtual library contains resources oriented to both public and technical services, including directories, bibliographies, checklists, and other resources compiled by Library Q staff as well as annotated links to a myriad of other resources developed by other library workers, bibliophiles, and knowledgeable people."
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
PFLAG is the national advocacy and support organization for family members and friends of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered persons.
Queer Resources Directory
"The Queer Resources Directory contains 25488 files about everything queer." Arranged by subject.
"QueerTheory.com provides you with the best online resources integrated with the best visual and textual resources in Queer Culture, Queer Theory, Queer Studies, Gender Studies and related fields."
radfae.org: A Website for Radical Faerie Information
"This radfae.org website exists to pull together Radical Faerie information: links to resources and web pages, news, information,and pointers to other faerie lists." The group defines itself as generally tending "to be Gay men who look for a spiritual dimension to our sexuality many of us are healers of onekind or another. Our shared values include feminism, respect for the Earth, and individual responsiblity rather than hierarchy."Many of us are Pagan (nature-based religion).
Stonewall and Beyond: Lesbian and Gay Culture
The online edition of the Columbia University Libraries exhibition on gay and lesbian history and culture, held in 1994 in conjunction with the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the "Stonewall Riots" in New York City.
Stonewall Center at UMass Amherst
Established in 1984, this educational resource center's site offers information on "cultural and educational programming, video, audio, and text library holdings, educational resources, information and referral, harassment and discrimination responses, advocacy, training and support, and community outreach."