Serving LGBTIQ library and archives users : essays on outreach, service, collections and access / edited by Ellen Greenblatt.

Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., Publishers, ©2011.
xi, 346 p. ; 26 cm.


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"Specific topics include: library services provided to LGBTIQ youth; collection assessment and the process of gauging user satisfaction; the classification of LGBTIQ resources in the Dewey Decimal Classification system; attempts to restrict access to LGBTIQ resources through challenges, censorship, and Internet filtering; and workplace concerns of LGBTIQ library workers"--Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Selective glossary of LGBTIQ terms / Ellen Greenblatt -- Library resources and services for bisexuals / Jessica L. Howard -- Intersex resources for libraries / David Cameron Strachan and Jim Van Buskirk -- Libraries and the transgender community / Michael Waldman -- The Internet and LBGTIQ communities / Ellen Greenblatt -- It's not monopoly : gender role explorations in online environments / K. Fisher -- Making a difference / Jim Van Buskirk -- : fostering community-created LGBTQ histories / Lauren J. Gutterman -- LBGTIQ issues in public libraries / Catherine Ritchie and Dale McNeill -- School libraries can make a difference / Arla A. Jones -- LGBTIQ users and collections in academic libraries / K.L. Clarke -- Queering libraries and classrooms : strategies to build inclusive collections and services for sexual minority and gender variant youth / Alvin M. Schrader and Kristopher Wells -- Quatrefoil library : the next generation / Karen P. Hogan -- San Francisco Public Library's "Out at the library--celebrating the James C. Hormel Gay and Lesbian Center" / Jim Van Buskirk -- How queer "pack rats" and activist archivists saved our history : an overview of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) archives, 1970-2008 / Aimee Brown -- "It was only supposed to be twenty interviews" : GLBTIQ oral history as librarianship, the Under the Rainbow collection / Tami Albin -- Now on exhibit : bringing out materials from LGBTIQ archives / Jennifer K. Snapp-Cook -- From a vision to a reality : the birth of the Pacific Northwest Lesbian Archives / Lisa A. Cohen -- IHLIA : making information on LGBTIQ issues in the past and the present accessible and visible / Jack van der Wel -- Inside the files of 'this has no name' / tatiana de la tierra -- Barriers to selecting materials about sexual and gender diversity / Cal Gough and Ellen Greenblatt -- One for the road : personal reflections on LBGTIQ literature / James V. Carmichael, Jr -- Meeting the needs of LGBTIQ library users and their librarians : a study of user satisfaction and LGBTIQ collection development in academic libraries / Melissa Adler -- Shoulders to stand on / Peter Bernier -- The journal of record : the Gay & lesbian review/worldwide / Martha E. Stone -- Interfiling intersex : how Dewey classifies intersex in theory and in practice / Ben Christensen -- The treatment of LGBTIQ concepts in the Library of Congress subject headings / Ellen Greenblatt -- Queer as folksonomies / Analisa Ornelas -- The LGBT life thesaurus creation experience / Linda Rudell-Betts -- LGBTIQ history starts here : indigenous/native terminology / Karen Vigneault -- Censorship of children's and young adult books in schools and public libraries / Laura Reiman and Ellen Greenblatt -- LGBTIQ teens--plugged in and unfiltered : how Internet filtering impairs construction of online communities, identity formation, and access to health information / David Brian Holt -- Responding to a challenge : a letter from a public library director : Uncle Bobby's wedding / James LaRue -- LGBTIQ librarians and workplace issues / Rachel Wexelbaum -- Integrating LGBTIQ representations across the library and information science curriculum : a strategic framework for student-centered interventions / Bharat Mehra -- When collection development leads to staff development : the transgender resource collection / Bleue J. Benton and Sharon Grimm -- The history of the GLBT Round Table / Anne L. Moore -- LAGAR (Lesbian and Gay Archives Roundtable) / Mary Caldera -- HQ76.3/New England : lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered librarians and library workers / John DeSantis.
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