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LGBTQ+ Resources: Encyclopedias, Dictionaries and Handbooks

LGBTQ+ Health Resources

General Encyclopedias and Dictionaries




LGBTQ+ Subject Headings

To see what materials we have in the Houston Cole Library, you can use the Library Catalog Basic Search in the box to the right. In general, the LGBTQ+ collection is broken down into the following areas: 

​HV697 - Families

​HV1449 - Gay, Lesbian, Bi-sexual and Transgender (Social aspects)


​Further breakdowns within the subject headings may be viewed at the Library of Congress website, Classification Outline.