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LGBTQIA2S+ Resources

What is LGBTQIA2S+?

LGBTQ is an acronym for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer or questioning. These terms are used to describe a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity. (From

From the New York Times, "The ABCs of L.G.B.T.Q.I.A.+". 

This guide is designed to help those who identify as LGBTQ+ but also those that want to be allies to the community. If you have any questions or know of content that should be included in this guide, please email Sarah Gewirtz, Social Science Librarian, at