Zealand Gay/Lesbian/Queer Community
on Homosexuality in New Zealand
University of Waikato , Hamilton
Tony Millett's bibliography is hosted by the University of Waikato
Library. It is one of several databases that can be searched at
Includes the Pink Pages
which is a directory of sites in regions and cities in New Zealand and
on several topics. Not all the sites listed are current.
Major gay and lesbian community news website, based in Auckland.
Offers resources and a directory of useful sites, organisations and
services for gays and lesbians in the Wellington region.
Information, Library and Archives Centre
LILAC is a private library, membership of which is open to women who
self-identify as lesbians. The Centre's online catalogue can be searched
on their website.
Listing of lesbian groups and events.
Takes: A Reel Queer Film Festival
New Zealand's major gay and lesbian film festival which takes place in
May and June each year in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.
Organisers of New Zealand's largest queer festival which takes place in
February each year.
Auckland-based TV magazine-style programme; screens on TV2.
Support organisation for transgendered people and their families.
The Arthur and Armstrong
Trust for Lesbians
This Trust provides funding to assist lesbian community development in
the Wellington region. Some research may be eligible for grants.
Register of Archives and Manuscripts (NRAM)
NRAM is used by archivists and researchers to signpost archival
collections held in museums, local government bodies, libraries,
historical societies, community repositories, and in-house business,
educational, religious and sporting archives throughout New Zealand.
New Zealand's government archives. Website includes a useful Links
and Lesbian Archives
Gaies du Québec
French language site of the Gay Archives of Quebec. Includes
bibliographies e.g. “Bibliography of Homosexuality in Quebec before
1990” (in French).
Lesbian and Gay Archives
CLGA's large site includes lists resources that are available in an
Some of the most important collections relating to lesbian and gay
histories. The collections previously held in the community, are now
housed at the London School of Economics (LSE).
Archive and Information Centre (LAIC).
Set up in London in 1984, the LAIC is now in Glasgow. It contains the
largest and most significant collection about lesbian lives and
organisations in the UK.
(previously the Fawcett Library).
Held at the London Metropolitan University, the Women's Library
collections include papers from women, some of whom were lesbian.
However, you'll need the name(s) of the woman: there is no separate
These collections include significant oral histories and written
materials from the Brighton lesbian and gay communities.
Institute & Archives: The International Gay and Lesbian
Los Angeles, CA. A significant collection housed in Los Angeles at the
University of Southern California. The collections include One magazine,
correspondence and holdings.
and Lesbian Archives of the Pacific Northwest
C. Hormel Research Gay and Lesbian Center
San Francisco, CA
Part of the main branch of the San Francisco Public Library. Visitors
can search the SFPL catalogue for
holdings in the Center collection. The Center at SFPL also houses
archival collections of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender
Historical Society of Northern California which has its own website.
Cornell University, NY
The Collection’s books are catalogued and searchable online using the
Cornell University Library
Archive of Lesbian & Gay History, Lesbian and Gay Resources Center
New York, NY
Harry Ransom Center at the
University of Texas, Austin
Holds significant LGBTTI collections, including the letters of Radclyffe
Hall to her lover Souline, and papers from several LGBTTI organisations.
Archives in New York is one of the oldest and most comprehensive
archives. Founded by Joan Nestle and Deb Edel, the archives now own a
building in Brooklyn, and runs regular events. Visit here for a
comprehensive view of US lesbian herstory, and some international
Lesbian Legacy Collection.
A special lesbian collection, housed in Los Angeles at the University of
Southern California, containing records from California.
June Mazer Archives.
A special lesbian collection, housed in Los Angeles, mainly containing
records from California.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The Archive has an English
version of its website which includes an ‘on-line book catalogue’.
Gay and Lesbian Archives of South
Website has a number of useful resources and a detailed index to the
archives. Founded in 1997, the GALA collections are housed at the
University of Witwaterstand, Johannesburg.
Australian Lesbian and Gay
The Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives were founded in 1978, and are
housed in Melbourne. Website includes a list of periodicals held in the archives and a