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Featured Databases

Gender Studies Database (1972-Current)
Combines Women’s Studies International and Men’s Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues. GSD covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. Includes professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, theses & dissertations and other sources. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

GenderWatch (1970 - Current)
Search this primarily full-text database of publications that focus on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas. Publications include scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, regional publications, books, booklets and pamphlets, conference proceedings, and government publications, non-governmental organization (NGO) publications, and special reports. Coverage extends from 1970 to the present, with most material published since 1990.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

GLBT Life
GLBT Life provides indexing and abstract coverage of the world's literature regarding Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender issues. Disciplines covered include civil liberties, culture, employment, family, history, politics, psychology, religion, sociology and more. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

JSTOR An electronic archive of complete journal back runs, current to within 2 to 5 years.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

OhioLINK Electronic Journal Center (EJC) Provides full content from 1995 on to scholarly journals in different disciplines.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

SocINDEX
Features more than 1,300,000 records dating back to 1895. Indexing for books, monographs, conference papers, and other sources is included. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Sociological Abstracts (1963-2005) Available but no longer updated.
Contains information from 2600 international journals in the areas of sociology, and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. 
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Women's Studies International (1972-Current)
Covers the core disciplines in Women’s Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. Disciplines included are sociology, history, political science & economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education. Off-campus access is also available.
(Available to KSU authorized users)

Internet Sites

Bisexual Resource Center
CLAGS (Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies)
LGBT Historical Society
New York Public Library (Gay and Lesbian Study section)
GBLTQ (Encyclopedia of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, & Queer Culture)
Information Resources for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Studies (University of California, Santa Barbara)
ILGA (International Lesbian and Gay Association)
LAMBDA Institute of Gay and Lesbian Studies
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Information Resource and Archives
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
QueerTheory

Local Resources

LGBT Studies Bibliography

Books and Audio/Visual Materials in KentLINK ...

with a subject heading of Lesbianism
with a subject heading of Gays
with a subject heading of Bisexuality
with a subject heading of Transsexualism
with a subject heading of Homosexuality

Periodicals in KentLINK ...
with a subject heading of Homosexuality--periodicals

Books and Audio/Visual Materials on OhioLINK ...

with a subject heading of Lesbianism
with a subject heading of Gays
with a subject heading of Bisexuality
with a subject heading of Transsexualism
with a subject heading of Homosexuality

Periodicals in OhioLINK ...
with a subject heading of Homosexuality--periodicals

Kent Campus LGBT Studies Program Web Page