Related sites

Some other LGBT online resources. A growing list.

If you have information about any of the sites listed below  or others to suggest  please drop us a line by e-mail at queeries@clga.ca

Canadian sites

Archives gaies du Québec 
The Quebec Gay Archives holds documents related to homosexuality in Quebec. 
 
Canadian Gay Lesbian and Bisexual Resource Directory 
Dedicated to the collection, compilation and distribution of information about gay and gay-friendly resources, organizations and businesses to Canadians and visitors.
 
Coalition for Lesbian and Gay Rights in Ontario 
An organisation composed of groups and individuals who are committed to working towards feminism and bisexual, lesbian, and gay liberation by engaging in public struggle for full human rights, by promoting diversity and access, and by strengthening cooperative networks for lesbian, gay, and bisexual activism.
 
Egale Canada Human Rights Trust
A national charity promoting LGBT human rights through research, education and community engagement.
 
Little Sister's Book and Art Emporium 
Located in Vancouver, Little Sister's is one of Canada's leading gay lesbian and gay bookstores  and constant challenger of Canada Customs.
 
Love's Gay Fool: Autobiography of John Alan Lee
Extracts of the journals kept by the author from the age of 22 (September 1955).
 
Promiscuous Affections: A life in The Bar, 1969-2000
A memoir by Rick Bébout on three decades of gay life in Toronto.
 
Twice Blessed: the Jewish GBLT Archives Online 
A major collection, compiled by Johnny Abush of Toronto, but now in Los Angeles at the One Institute / International Gay and Lesbian Archives
 
Established in 2010, this large collection of LGBTQ books, magazines, newsletters, and records of individuals and organisations is held at the University of Saskatchewan.
 
University of Toronto, Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies
The Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies at University College, University of Toronto, offers an undergraduate program, a collaborative graduate program, hosts academic and community events, and promotes research into sexuality. 
 
Housed in the D.B. Weldon Library, The Pride Library collection includes books, periodicals, videos, slides, and CDs, amounting to over 5,500 titles. 
 
People and programs at the University of Windsor, Ontario.
 
Alan V. Miller's (long-time CLGA archivist) homepage on cowboy song and poetry material, stressing same-sex friendship (male-male intimacy) prior to World War II.
 
Gay and lesbian newspaper and news website. The CLGA's major corporate sponsor and orginal source of our archival material.
 
 

U.S. sites

Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies 
Research centre for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender studies at The Graduate Center, CUNY.
 
GLBT Library/Archives of Philadelphia  
The Archives and Library are part of the William Way Community Center.
 
GLBT Historical Society mission is to collect, preserve, and promote an active knowledge of the history, arts, and culture of sexually diverse communities in Northern California and beyond.
 
Since 1994, working to discover and publicize the history of sexual minorities in the Pacific Northwest.
 
Gerber/Hart Library and Archives 
A major resource, located in Chicago, Illinois.
 
Gulf Coast Archive and Museum of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered History, Inc. 
Formed in Houston, Texas, by a group of concerned activists so that collective histories could be saved - as well as be available for educational uses - through the utilization of a museum or similar venue.
 
The Human Sexuality Collection - Cornell University 
Lesbian, bisexual, gay, and transgendered politics on the national level is a major strength of the Collection.
 
International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission
IGLHRC has posted up-to-date human rights fact sheets on its web page. The fact sheets provide global overviews of such topics as antidiscrimination legislation, sodomy laws, and domestic partnership issues.
 
James C. Hormel Gay and Lesbian Center, San Francisco Public Library 
The Gay and Lesbian Center is located at the Main Library, San Francisco Public Library, in the Civic Center. Materials relate to gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender.
 
The June L. Mazer Lesbian Collection 
Located in West Hollywood, California, it is the largest major archive on the West Coast dedicated to preserving and promoting lesbian and feminist history and culture. 
 
Lavender Legacies: Guide to Sources in North America 
This guide, published by The Lesbian and Gay Archives Roundtable of the Society of American Archivists (SAA), contains detailed information on the collections and access procedures of more than fifty archival repositories across the US and Canada, both community-based and in mainstream institutions, holding significant archival collections pertinent to LGBT history and culture.
 
Based in Chicago, a library, museum and archives pertaining to leather, fetishism, sadomasochism, and alternative sexual practices, including but not limited to gay and lesbian communities.
 
Lesbian and Gay Community Services Center 
Since 1983 The Center has been supporting, fostering and celebrating the LGBT community of New York City. 
 
Immigration Equality
Based in New York City and Washington D.C., Immigration Equality was founded in 1994 as the Lesbian and Gay Immigration Rights Task Force to address the problems LGBT immigrants and their families uniquely face.
 
Lesbian Herstory Archives 
Includes a history of the Lesbian Herstory Archives (New York), how it works, and what it holds, with a sampling of material from the permanent collection and links to other lesbian resources.
 
A guide to researching gay and lesbian material at the New York Public Library.
 
Northwest Lesbian Gay History Museum Project 
Northwest Lesbian and Gay History Museum Project (NWLGHMP) documents sexual minority history in the Seattle area and the Pacific Northwest.
 
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives / International Gay & Lesbian Archives
One of the biggest and oldest gay and lesbian resources in the world. Offers an extensive list of other sites.
 
People with a History: An Online Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* History 
A vast site (looking for a permanent home), with links to other sites and to many online documents, covering history from earliest time and all over the world.
 
Queer Resources Directory 
A massive compilation of resources and information, with links to many other sites.
 
Sexuality, Gender and the Law 
"Sexuality, Gender and the Law: National and International" a large site of useful legal sites.
 
Ultimate Listing of Gay & Lesbian Publications 
This listing, compiled by Gip Plaster, contains contact information for hundreds of gay & lesbian news and entertainment publications, both newpapers and magazines.

 

International sites

The Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives
Established in 1978 at the Fourth National Homosexual Conference to actively collect and preserve lesbian and gay material from across Australia and makes it readily accessible. Based in Melbourne.
 
Fonds Suzan Daniel
Gay and lesbian archives and documentation centre based in Gent, Belgium.
 
Hall-Carpenter Archives 
The primary gay and lesbian archival collection in the United Kingdom, now housed at the London School of Economics, in the National Sound Archive (British Library), and at Middelsex University.
 
Homodok
English-language site of the Gay / Lesbian Archives and Information Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
 
Lesbian Archive and Information Centre 
A timeline of lesbian history hosted by the Glasgow Women's Library.
 
Lesbian Archives Amsterdam 
English-language site of the Lesbian Archives Amsterdam.
 
The Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand
Collections of material on lesbians and gays based in Wellington, New Zealand.
 
 

National Portrait Collection