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Lesbian Collection

Resources by, about, or for lesbians specifically are included in this collection. Resources about the LGBTQ+ community more generally can be found in the Queer Collection. Items specific to people who are bisexual, aromantic/asexual, transgender/gender nonconforming, and lesbian can be found in separate collections but there may be some overlap among them.


June Mazer Lesbian Archives

The June L. Mazer Archives is the largest major archive on the West Coast dedicated to preserving and promoting lesbian and feminist history and culture.


Lesbian Herstory Archives

The Lesbian Herstory Archives is home to the world’s largest collection of materials by and about lesbians and their communities.


Coalition of African Lesbians (CAL)

The Coalition of African Lesbians is a feminist, activist and Pan-Africanist network of 14 organisations in 10 countries in sub-Saharan Africa committed to advancing freedom, justice and bodily autonomy for all women on the African continent and beyond.


Astraea Lesbian Foundation For Justice

Astraea is a public foundation, which means that we raise every dollar we spend. Rooted in LGBTQI communities and movements, we work in strategic partnership with foundations, individuals and governments to ensure that their resources reach the activists who need them most and who are best positioned to make transformational impact over time.


National Center for Lesbian Rights

NCLR is a national legal organization committed to advancing the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, legislation, policy, and public education.


Black Lesbian Archives

The Black Lesbian Archives was created on June 25, 2017 to bring awareness, build our Community, Educate & Preserve our Culture.