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Database Guide: LGBT Life with Full Text

Learn tips and best practices for searching and using the LGBT Life database.

Database Description

LGBT Life with Full Text:  With a focus on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues, this database includes more than 130 full text journals and over 170 books.

A link to LGBT Life with Full Text can be found on the Databases A-Z.

About the Research Database

What journals are in LGBT Life and why should I use it?

This full-text database contains hundreds of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspapers including the following:

  • The Advocate 
  • Gay Parent Magazine
  • Girlfriends
  • GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian & Gay Studies
  • James White Review
  • ISNA News
  • Ladder
  • Lesbian Tide
  • New York Blade


How do I search it effectively?

See the tab in this database guide titled Searching for tips and strategies.

Acceptable Use of Electronic Resources

All library databases have restrictions regarding appropriate use.  Please reivew the Acceptable Use of Electronic Resources page to ensure you are in compliance.