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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender: Finding Books

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HQ19-30.7 Sexual behavior and attitudes. Sexuality

HQ74-74.2 Bisexuality

HQ75-76.8 Homosexuality. Lesbianism

HQ77-77.2 Transvestism

HQ77.7-77.95 Transexualism



WorldCat is the global catalog of library collections containing over 46 million records from libraries in over 65 countries.  You can make an InterLibrary Loan request directly from the WorldCat entry for material that Fordham does not own.

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Access Services & Borrowing Privileges

  • Standard undergraduate borrowing privileges include:
    • A 28-day loan period,
    • Placing Holds online through the Catalog for circulating items at any campus library,
    • And a Document Delivery service to receive PDFs of articles-in-print at Fordham, often the same day.
  • Materials not owned by Fordham can be requested through Interlibrary Loan.
  • Consortia privileges provide you with additional access to other research collections beyond Fordham’s holdings.

Are you a graduate student? Enjoy semester loan periods as well as the other services above!

Selected LGBT Reference Books

Reference resources can be a valuable tool when starting research for a term paper. Look at bibliographies, encyclopedias, dictionaries and biographies dedicated to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender subjects for ideas.

Selected LGBT Books in the Stacks

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