LGBTIQ Research Databases at Swem Library

Online accessible databases (W&M-login required)
Academic Search Complete

Multidisciplinary database of journal articles (including peer reviewed and popular titles such as Saturday Evening Post), books, book chapters, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Coverage: 1887-present.

America History and Life

Provides full text coverage of the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.

Homophile Movement Papers of Donald Stewart Lucas

Collection of documents from the activist and professional activities of Donald S. Lucas. Contains an abundance of material relating to the early homosexual civil rights movement and the San Francisco manifestation of President Lyndon Johnson's War on Poverty. Includes: correspondence, meeting minutes, constitutions and by-laws, newsletters, manuscripts, financial documents, reports, statistics, legal decisions, surveys, counseling records, funding proposals, and subject files: 1941-1976.

LGBT Life with Fulltext 

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender issues. Journal and magazine articles, books, news sources, and regional newspapers.

Proquest Congressional 

Historic and current congressional information. Includes Committee Prints, CRS Reports, Hearings, House & Senate Documents and Reports, Legislative Histories, and the Serial Set: 1789-present.

Women and Social Movements in the United States 

US history and US women's history. Primary documents, books, images, scholarly essays, book reviews, web site reviews, the biographical dictionary Notable American Women, and all publications of local, state, and national commissions on the status of women since 1963. Coverage: 1600-2000.

Women's Studies International

Women's studies, sociology, history, political science & economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business, and education. Journal and newspaper articles, newsletters, bulletins, books, book chapters, proceedings, reports, theses, dissertations, NGO studies, web sites & web documents, and grey literature:1972-present.