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LGBTQ Health and Medicine Resources: Books and Journals

This guide offers resources on LGBTQ health and medicine at Temple University, in Philadelphia, and available online.

Finding Books and Journals

This section includes key books and journals on the subjects of LGBTQ health, healthcare, and medicine. To find more books and journals on these topics, search the Library of Congress subject headings listed below in Temple Library's catalog.

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LGBTQ-related Subject Headings

Here are some current Library of Congress subject headings (LCSH) that cover LGBTQ health topics. Search these terms in Temple Libraries' catalog to get an idea of what resources are available at Temple.

Gay men -- Medical care

Gay men -- Mental health

Gays -- Health and hygiene

Lesbians -- Medical care

Lesbians -- Mental health

Transgender people

Transgender people --  Medical care

Transgender people -- Mental health

Transgender people -- Health and hygiene

Transsexuals --  Medical care

Transsexuals -- Mental health

Transsexuals -- Health and hygiene

Gay youth


Older sexual minorities -- care

Older gays -- care