Same-sex Sexuality

Places to Begin: Reference Resources

The Gay Almanac   Ref HQ 76.3 U5 G367 1996
The Gay and Lesbian Movement: References and Resources   Ref HQ 76.5 .R53 1996
Gay Histories and Cultures: an Encyclopedia   Ref HQ 75.13 .G37 2000
glbtq: An Encyclopedia of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Culture    
Homosexuality and Science: A Guide to the Debates (2002)   Credo Reference (electronic)
Homosexuality and the Bible: A Case Study in the Use of the Bible for Ethics    
Human Sexuality: an Encyclopedia   Ref HQ 9 .H846 1994
The Lesbian Almanac   Ref HQ 75.6 U5 L35 1996
St. James Press Gay & Lesbian Almanac   Ref HQ 76.3 .U5 S75 1998
Statements of Mennonite Conferences, Boards, and Committees on Homosexuality (1985–2004)    
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Call Numbers to Browse

BR 115 .H6   Christianity & homosexuality
BX 8128 .H6   Mennonites & homosexuality
HQ 74   Bisexuality
HQ 75-76   Homosexuality
HV 1449   Social assistance for homosexuals
KF 4754.5   Civil rights for homosexuals
QP 278   Biological & medical aspects of sexual differentiation
RC 556   Sexual therapy (in general)
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Subject Headings

Information on homosexuality can be found in our online catalog under the following subject headings:

bisexuality   lesbian mothers
children of gay parents   lesbianism
church work with gays lesbianism in literature
gay couples   lesbians
gay liberation movement   lesbians writings
gay parents   men sexual behavior
gay teenagers   sex and law
gays   sex counseling
gays writings   sex customs
homosexuality   sex differences in education
homosexuality and education   sex instruction for gay men
homosexuality and literature   sex roles
homosexuality in literature   sexual behavior in animals
homosexuality in the bible   social work with gays
homosexuality male   social work with lesbians
    women sexual behavior
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Subject Databases


EBSCO Databases

FirstSearch Databases


The Advocate (full text on Academic Search Premier, 1996-) (print copy available in the library, 1994-1999)

GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (full text in MUSE, 1999-)

Lambda Book Report, 1994 - (full text on Academic Search Premier)

Outspoken: A newsletter of Brethren Mennonite Council for LGBT Interests, 2006-

Dialogue: Brethren/Mennonite Council for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Interests, 1990-2005

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Web Resources


glbtq: an encyclopedia of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer culture


Other Sites

Brethren Mennonite Council for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Interests

WSSLINKS: Lesbian Links, Plus a Few Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Sites

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Consult a Reference Librarian for further information.

Updated 23-Jul-2010 AMB