The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Part I covers LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940, including political, social, cultural, legal, and health issues related to the Gay Rights movements in the U.S., Canada, and around the globe. The sources in the archive include underground newsletters, community newspapers, manuscripts, policy statements, and governmental reports, and they cover material from more than 35 countries. The collection in Part 1 is now 75% complete and will be complete by the end of March 2016.
• Part II (Human Sexuality) will focus on 18th century to late 19th century erotic literature, diaries of key figures, and have a broader focus on sexuality. (Expected publication fall 2016)
• Part III (LGBTQ History, Late 19th Century-1946) will provide access to periodicals underpinnings of LGBTQ movement, underground culture, and medical/mental health