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LGBTQ+ Studies

Tips for Searching in This Topic

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A search term can be used in combination with another search term to improve the relevance of your search results in databases, the Library's Discover and Catalog searches, and even in Google and other search engines.

For books of and about LGBTQ fiction and graphic novels , here are some research starters.


  • same sex AND fiction
  • homosexual* fiction (for homosexual, homosexuality, etc. plus fiction)
  • gay fiction
  • lesbian fiction
  • homosex* graphic novel (for homosexual, homosexuality, etc. plus fiction)
  • gay graphic novel

Selected LGBTQ+ Fiction and Graphic Novels