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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.)