National Queer Academic Resources
Queer Studies/Queer Theory resources:
The Northwest Lesbian and Gay History Museum Project is an organization which researches, interprets and communicates the history of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in the Pacific Northwest for the purposes of study, education and enjoyment.
The Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies (CLAGS) is a university-based research center in the United States dedicated to the study of historical, cultural, and political issues of vital concern to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals and communities.
The ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives houses the world's largest research library on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered heritage and concerns. The archives are international with a special focus on the GLBT history of Los Angeles (where it is located). Their historical collections and manuscripts includes over 1,500 films, 3,000 videos, and 1,000 audiotapes; their library includes over 19,700 books, and more than 6,850 different periodical titles.
The Lesbian Herstory Archives exist to gather and preserve records of Lesbian lives and activities so that future generations will have ready access to materials relevant to their lives. Today, the Archives houses over 20,000 volumes, 12,000 photographs, 300 special collections, 1,600 periodical titles, 1,300 organizational and subject files, thousands of feet of film and video footage, art and artifacts, musical records and tapes, posters and T-shirts, buttons and personal memorabilia.