That’s So Gay: The Rhetoric of Gender and Sexuality

Spg 2009


Adan Griego

Curator for Latin American, Mexican American
& Iberian Collections


Getting Started

  1. Use Reference Sources to jumpstart your research, to get ideas, search terms, context, and more.
  2. Find Books, Journal Titles and Media in Stanford's Online Catalog, SearchWorks.
  3. Find Articles in Selected Databases.
    Note: Stanford subscribes to over 1000 Databases that index articles and books on various topics. Since there are so many databases we recommend a select subset of databases which will give you access to articles in a wide variety of subject areas.

  4. Find Resources on your Course Theme. Click the link(s) below.

Gender Identity Resources

Selected Reference Resources

Sample Searchworks Subject Headings *limit your results by using the "topics" menu on the left column*

Additional Database for LGBTQ articles

  • LGBT Life with Full Text: most comprehensive e-resource for LGBT Studies with full text for more than 100 of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspapers, as well as more than 110 full-text monographs/books
  • Resources in Stanford's Special Collections:

    • AIDS posters (from all over the world)
    • Arturo Islas Literary Archive (Stanford Faculty)
    • Dave Martin Photo Archive
    • Flounders Gay Fiction Collection (3000+ titles)
    • Lesbian Pulp Fiction Collection (126 records)
    • Male Physique Magazine Collection (30 titles)
    • Spain, Gay Ephemera (12 boxes)
    • Stop AIDS Foundation-San Francisco (25 years of history)
    • Transgender Booklets/Magazines

    Adan's Printable Resource Page for Gay Studies