Skip to Main Content

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Resource Guide

Information and resources on LGBTQ studies for Ohio University students and faculty.

General Databases

LGBT focused databases

Search Cheat: Find a Biography in ALICE or ArticlesPlus

feminist in cello t-shirtTo find a biography, search ALICE or Articles Plus with an advanced search. 

On the first line copy and paste this search string:

        biograph* or autobiograph* or diary or memoir or narrative 

on the second line, describe your desired topic - think broadly! 

       AND Latina or mexic* 

Then, if necessary, on the third line:

      AND women or female* 

Here's the list that search creates in ALICE: 340+ items.  

(If your set is too small, use Articles Plus instead.) 

Subjects: Social Sciences