LGBT Resources - Bradford Campus: Locating Print Books
This guide provides access to a selected list of resources pertaining to LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered) issues and interests and available at the Bradford campus, through the University Library System, and on the open web.
PITTCat+is the gateway searching tool for all of the materials owned by the University Library system (ULS), including articles, books, e-books, journals, e-journals, e-audio and e-video, digital images, government documents, microfilm and movies.
"Debunks the twenty-one most common myths and misperceptions about transgender issues From Laverne Cox and Caitlyn Jenner to Thomas Beatie ("the pregnant man") and transgender youth, coverage of trans lives has been exploding--yet so much misinformation persists. Bringing together the medical, social, psychological, and political aspects of being trans in the United States today, "You're in the Wrong Bathroom!": And 20 Other Myths About Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming People unpacks the twenty-one most common myths and misconceptions about transgender and gender-nonconforming people."
Trans* in College
by Z. Nicolazzo
Call Number: LC2574.6 N52 2017
Publication Date: 2017
"This is both a personal book that offers an account of the author's own trans* identity and a deeply engaged study of trans* collegians that reveals the complexities of trans* identities, and how these students navigate the trans* oppression present throughout society and their institutions, create community and resilience, and establish meaning and control in a world that assumes binary genders."
To My Trans Sisters
by Charlie Craggs (Editor)
Call Number: HQ77.9 T6 2017
Publication Date: 2017
"Dedicated to trans women everywhere, this inspirational collection of letters written by successful trans women shares the lessons they learnt on their journeys to womanhood, celebrating their achievements and empowering the next generation to become who they truly are."
by David Margolick
Call Number: PS3503 U6385 Z75 2014
Publication Date: 2014
"American author John Horne Burns (1916-1953) led a brief and controversial life, and as a writer, transformed many of his darkest experiences into literature."