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LGBTQI: Research Guide: LGBTQ Subject headings

Library guide to assist with research in LGBTQI studies

ORBIS Subject Headings

General

  • Bisexual men
  • Bisexual men United States
  • Bisexual women
  • Bisexual women identity
  • Bisexuality
  • Bisexuals
  • Coming Out (Sexual orientation)
  • Female impersonators
  • Gay couples
  • Gay male couples
  • Gay men
  • Gays
  • Gender identity
  • Heterosexism
  • Homophobia
  • Homosexuality
  • Intersex people. 
  • Lesbian couples
  • Lesbian culture
  • Lesbianism
  • Lesbians
  • Male impersonators
  • Outing (Sexual orientation)
  • Same-sex marriage
  • Sexual orientation
  • Transgender people.
  • Transgender people--Identity. 
  • Transsexualism
  • Transsexuals
  • Transvestism
  • Transvestite

Art & Architecture

  • Gay artists
  • Gay artists in popular culture
  • Gay cartoonists
  • Gay erotic art
  • Gay men in art
  • Gender Identity in art
  • Homosexuality and architecture
  • Homosexuality and art
  • Homosexuality in art
  • Homosexuality, Male, in art
  • Lesbian artists
  • Lesbian artists in popular culture
  • Lesbian cartoonists
  • Lesbian erotic art
  • Lesbianism in art
  • Lesbians in art
  • Sexual orientation in art
  • Transvestism in art

Business

  • Bisexual librarians
  • Gay anthropologists
  • Gay broadcasters
  • Gay business enterprises
  • Gay consumers
  • Gay human services personnel
  • Gay journalists
  • Gay labor union members
  • Gay librarians
  • Gay libraries
  • Gay military cadets
  • Gay military personnel
  • Gay nurses
  • Gay police officers
  • Gay politicians
  • Gay psychologist
  • Gay sailors
  • Gay social workers
  • Gay teachers
  • Gays - Employment
  • Gays in military service
  • Gays in the Armed Forces
  • Homosexuality in the workplace
  • Lesbian business enterprises
  • Lesbian consumers
  • Lesbian librarians
  • Lesbian libraries
  • Lesbian nurses
  • Lesbian private investigators
  • Lesbian psychotherapists
  • Lesbian teachers
  • Sex-oriented businesses
  • Transsexual librarians
  • United States - Armed Forces - Gays
  • Working class lesbians

Culture & Identity

  • African American bisexual men
  • African American bisexuals
  • African American gay men
  • African American gays
  • African American lesbians
  • African American transsexuals
  • Asian American bisexuals
  • Asian American gays
  • Asian American lesbians
  • Bears (Gay Culture)
  • Berdaches
  • Bisexual men
  • Bisexual women
  • Bisexual women - Identity
  • Cuban American lesbians
  • Drag balls
  • Etiquette for gay men
  • Etiquette for lesbians
  • Female-to-male transsexuals
  • Female impersonators
  • Gay bars
  • Gay clubs
  • Gay communities
  • Gay couples
  • Gay male couples
  • Gay men - Conduct of life
  • Gay men - Identity
  • Gay men - Language
  • Gay Pride Day
  • Gay skinheads
  • Gays - Attitudes
  • Gays - Identity
  • Gays - Monuments
  • Handkerchief codes
  • Hermaphroditism
  • Hispanic American gays
  • Hispanic American lesbians
  • Homosexuality - societies
  • Indian gays
  • Indian lesbians
  • Italian American gays
  • Italian American lesbians
  • Jewish gay men
  • Jewish gays
  • Jewish lesbians
  • Leather bars
  • Leather contests
  • Leather life style (Sexuality)
  • Lesbian communities
  • Lesbian vampires
  • Lesbians - Conduct of life
  • Lesbians - Identity
  • Male impersonators
  • Mexican American gays
  • Mexican American lesbians
  • Minority gays
  • Minority lesbians
  • Pacific Islander American bisexuals
  • Pacific Islander American gays
  • Pacific Islander American lesbians
  • Polari
  • Prostitution - History
  • Prostitution - Interviews
  • Puerto Rican lesbians
  • Radical Faeries
  • Rural gay men
  • Rural lesbians
  • Sexual minorities
  • Sexuality and culture
  • South Asian American gays
  • Transsexuals - Identity

Film & Theatre

  • African American gay actors
  • Bisexuality in motion pictures
  • Bisexuality on television
  • Gay actors
  • Gay dramatists
  • Gay erotic drama
  • Gay erotic videos
  • Gay and lesbian film festivals
  • Gay men and musicals
  • Gay motion picture actors and actresses
  • Gay motion picture producers and directors
  • Gay musicians
  • Gay theater
  • Gays and the performing arts
  • Gender identity in dance
  • Gender identity in motion pictures
  • Gender identity in music
  • Homosexuality and dance
  • Homosexuality and motion pictures
  • Homosexuality and music
  • Homosexuality in dance
  • Homosexuality in motion pictures
  • Homosexuality in music
  • Homosexuality in opera
  • Homosexuality on radio
  • Homosexuality on television
  • Lesbian actresses
  • Lesbian composers
  • Lesbian dramatists
  • Lesbian erotic art
  • Lesbian musicians
  • Lesbian theater
  • Lesbian vampires in motion pictures
  • Lesbians and musicals
  • Lesbianism in motion pictures
  • Lesbianism in opera
  • Motion pictures and gay men
  • Music by gay composers
  • Music by lesbian composers
  • Transsexuals in motion pictures

Health & Medical

  • AIDS(Disease)
  • Abused gay men
  • Abused lesbians
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • Aged gay men
  • Aged lesbians
  • Deaf gays
  • Gay nurses
  • Homosexuality - Genetic aspects
  • Lesbian nurses
  • Middle aged gay men
  • Middle aged lesbians
  • Sex change
  • Social work with bisexuals
  • Social work with gays
  • Social work with lesbians

History

  • Gay activists
  • Gay kings and rulers
  • Gay liberation movement
  • Gays history
  • Gays - Nazi persecution
  • Homophobia United States History
  • Homosexuality America History
  • Homosexuality Europe History
  • Homosexuality History (can sub-divide further by century)
  • Lesbian activists
  • Lesbians History
  • National March on Washington
  • Sex Customs History
  • Sodomy - History
  • Stonewall Riot, New York, N.Y., 1969

Law & Legal

  • Gay adoption
  • Gay men civil rights
  • Gay men legal status, law
  • Gay politicians
  • Gay Rights
  • Gays - Employment - laws and legislation
  • Gays legal status, laws
  • Gays civil rights
  • Homosexuality (Canon Law)
  • Homosexuality government policy
  • Homosexuality in the workplace
  • Homosexuality law and legislation
  • Legal assistance to gays
  • Lesbian rights
  • Lesbians - Legal status, laws
  • Prostitution - law and legislation
  • Same-sex marriage law and legislation
  • Sodomy - United States - Cases
  • Transsexuals - Legal status, laws
  • Women's rights
Literature
  • Bisexuality in literature
  • Bisexuals' writings
  • Bisexuals' writings, American
  • Bisexuals' writings, Canadian
  • Gay authors
  • Gay erotica literature
  • Gay men in literature
  • Gay men's writings (can sub-categorize by language)
  • Gay press
  • Gay press publications
  • Gays in literature
  • Gays' writings
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Homophobia in literature
  • Homosexuality comic books, strips
  • Homosexuality fiction
  • Homosexuality, Male, in literature
  • Homosexuality poetry
  • Homosexuality and literature
  • Homosexuality in literature
  • Lesbian authors
  • Lesbian pulp fiction
  • Lesbianism in literature
  • Lesbians in literature
  • Lesbians' writings
  • Prostitution in literature
  • Sexual orientation in literature
  • Sodomy in literature
  • Stonewall Book Awards
  • Transsexuals in literature
  • Transsexuals' writings
  • Transvestites in literature

Mass Media

  • Bisexuality in motion pictures
  • Bisexuality on televsion
  • Gay broadcasters
  • Gay columns in newspapers
  • Gay journalists
  • Gay men in mass media
  • Gay newspapers
  • Gender identity in mass media
  • Homophobia in the press
  • Homophobia - Press coverage
  • Homosexuality on radio
  • Homosexuality on television
  • Lesbians in mass media
  • Mass media and gays

Psychology

  • Gay psychologists
  • Gender identity disorders
  • Homosexuality psychology
  • Homophobia in psychoanalysis
  • Lesbian psychotherapists
  • Psychology gender, and theory
  • Psychoanalysis and Homosexuality
  • Sex (psychology)
  • Sex change
  • Social work with bisexuals
  • Social work with gay youth
  • Social work with gays
  • Social work with lesbian youth
  • Social work with lesbians

Religion & Spirituality

  • Astrology and homosexuality
  • Bible Gay interpretations
  • Bisexuality - Mythology
  • Bisexuality - Religious aspects
  • Catholic gays
  • Christian ethics
  • Christian gays
  • Christian transsexuals
  • Church work with African American gays
  • Church work with gays (can sub-categorize further by denomination)
  • Civil unions
  • Gay couples - Religious life
  • Gay clergy
  • Gay rights - Religious aspects (can sub-categorize further by denomination)
  • Homophobia - Religious aspects (can sub-categorize futher by denomination)
  • Homosexuality - Folklore
  • Homosexuality - Mythology
  • Homosexuality - Religious aspects (can sub-categorize further by denomination)
  • Homosexuality Biblical teaching
  • Homosexuality (Canon law)
  • Homosexuality in the Bible
  • Jewish gays
  • Jewish lesbians
  • Lesbian clergy
  • Lesbian nuns
  • Lesbian rabbis
  • Lesbianism - Religious aspects (can sub-categorize further by denomination)
  • Liberation theology
  • Mormon gays
  • Ordination of gays (can sub-categorize further by denomination)
  • Ordination of lesbians (can sub-categorize further by denomination)
  • Radical Faieries
  • Same-sex marriage religious aspects
  • Sexual ethics
  • Sodomy - Religious aspects
  • Transsexualism - Religious aspects (can sub-categorize further by denomination)
  • Transvestism - Religious aspects (can sub-categorize further by denomination)

Sociology

  • Aged gay men
  • Aged lesbians
  • Closeted gays
  • Female-to-male transsexuals
  • Gay and lesbian studies
  • Gay communities
  • Gay culture
  • Gay men - Relations with heterosexual women
  • Gay men - Relations with heterosexuals
  • Gay men - Relations with lesbians
  • Gays - Social life and customs
  • Gays in popular culture
  • Homophobia in social work
  • Homosexuality - Societies
  • Homosexuality social aspects
  • Lesbians - Relations with heterosexuals
  • Middle aged gay men
  • Middle aged gays
  • Middle ages lesbians
  • Queer theory
  • Sex change
  • Sex roles
  • Sexual behavior
  • Sexual minorities
  • Sexuality and culture

Sports & Fitness

  • Gay athletes
  • Gay bodybuilders
  • Gay coaches (Athletics)
  • Gays and sports
  • Homophobia in sports
  • Lesbian athletes
  • Lesbians and sports

Youth & Education

  • Bisexual college students
  • Bisexual parents
  • Bisexual students
  • Bisexual youth
  • Children of gay parents
  • Children of transsexual parents
  • Gay college students
  • Gay college teachers
  • Gay-straight alliances in schools
  • Gay students
  • Gay teachers
  • Gay teenagers
  • Gay youth
  • Gender identity disorders in adolescence
  • Gender identity disorders in children
  • Gender identity in education
  • Homophobia in children
  • Homophobia in high schools
  • Homophobia in higher education
  • Homophobia in schools
  • Homosexuality and education
  • Lesbian college students
  • Lesbian college teachers
  • Lesbian students
  • Lesbian teachers
  • Lesbian teenagers
  • Lesbian youth
  • Parents of gays