Searching for LGBTQ2+ Articles in Databases
For a comprehensive search both keywords and subject headings should be searched. Relevant LGBTQ2+ subject headings include, but are not limited to:
|Disorders of sex development||Bisexuals||Gender identity|
|Gender identity||Gay men||Homosexuality|
|Health Services for transgender persons||Gay persons||Lesbianism|
|Homosexuality, Male||Gay identity||Male Homosexuality|
|Homosexuality, Female||GLBT persons||Transgender|
|Sexual and gender minorities||Homosexuality||Transexualism|
|Transsexualism||Men who have sex with men|
Action Canada works within Canada and globally to promote health, well-being, and rights related to sexuality and reproduction. Building on the strong histories of our three predecessor organizations, we cover a broad spectrum that includes directly providing support, referrals, and information; working with other groups and organizations on a range of campaigns using a collaborative, movement-building approach; and policy advocacy related to sexual and reproductive rights (including abortion), gender, LGBTQ rights, comprehensive sexuality education, and more.
From partnerships with health care providers and activists on the ground to engaging decision-makers in Canada and around the world, movement building is at the core of everything we do.
CPATH is an interdisciplinary professional organization which works to support the health, well-being, and dignity of trans and gender diverse people.
Egale works to improve the lives of LGBTQI2S people in Canada and to enhance the global response to LGBTQI2S issues. Egale will achieve this by informing public policy, inspiring cultural change, and promoting human rights and inclusion through research, education and community engagement.
GLMA is a national organization committed to ensuring health equity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) and all sexual and gender minority (SGM) individuals, and equality for LGBTQ/SGM health professionals in their work and learning environments. To achieve this mission, GLMA utilizes the scientific expertise of its diverse multidisciplinary membership to inform and drive advocacy, education, and research.
The National LGBT Health Education Center provides educational programs, resources, and consultation to health care organizations with the goal of optimizing quality, cost-effective health care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people.
The Education Center is a part of The Fenway Institute, the research, training, and health policy division of Fenway Health, a Federally Qualified Health Center, and one of the world’s largest LGBT-focused health centers.
This guide was adapted with permission from the University of Saskatchewan Library's LGBTQ2+ Health Libguide