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Dimensions of Diversity: LGBTQIA

Focuses on specific aspects of diversity such as race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation/gender identity, creed, and socioeconomic status

What Does LGBTQIA Mean?

Guides and Studies

October is LGBT History Month

Poster for 10th anniversary of LGBT history

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History Centers, Museums, Monuments, Libraries, & Archives


Rainbow striped pride flag

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June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transsexual Pride Month

Articles from Magazines, Journals, & Newspapers

Use the e-resources / databases under Research to find articles.  Following the list of articles are some noteworthy online publications.

Statistics, Reports, Maps, Infographics


Gender Pronouns

Graphic with list of gender pronouns and examples; text beneath graphic 

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[Text version: image description: a chart of some gender pronouns by Trans Student Educational Resources. The columns are the “subjective, objective, possessive, and reflexive” part of each pronoun set with a usage example.
The first pronoun set is she, her, hers, and herself. The examples are “she is speaking. I listened to her. The backpack is hers.”
The second set is he, him, his, himself. The examples are “he is speaking. I listening to him. The backpack is his.”
The third set is (singular) they, them, theirs, themself. The examples are “they are speaking. I listened to them. The backpack is theirs.”
The fourth set is ze, hir or zir, hirs or zirs, hirself or zirself. If used it would be ze/hir/hirs/hirself or ze/zir/zirs/zirself. The graphic happened to combine them into one row. The examples included “ze is speaking. I listened to hir. The backpack is zirs.”
A note at the top reads “Please note these are not the only pronouns. There are an infinite number of pronouns as new ones emerge in our language. Always ask someone for their pronouns.

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