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Starting your research
The databases listed below are great places to begin to search the literature on LGBTQ topics. They are not limited to biomedical resources.
Contact me if you would like to set up a consultation on the best way to search the literature for your area of interest.
Searching the Biomedical Literature
Yale Theses on LGBT topics
Yale Theses on LGBT, HIV, HIV/AIDS Topics
This list, current as of March 2017, contains Yale theses that contain LGBT, gay, lesbian, transgender, bisexual, HIV, or HIV/AIDS in the title.
Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Public Health, the Graduate School, as well as PA program theses are included.
Essential Resources for LGBTQI+ Health-Related Research
Additional Databases to Consider
LGBTData.com serves as a no-cost, open-access clearinghouse for the collection of sexual orientation & gender identity data and measures.
MEDLINEPlus: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Health
Produced by the National Library of Medicine, this is an excellent place to find information to provide to patients about LGBTQ health issues and concerns.
Resources for Grey Literature
From the New York Academy of Medicine. Includes the Grey Literature Report, a bimonthly publication of The New York Academy of Medicine alerting readers to new grey literature publications in health services research and selected urban health topics.
As of January, 2017, GreyLit.org is no longer updating their site. Historical materials will remain.