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LGBTQIA+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender/Transsexual, Queer/Questioning, Intersex, Asexual/Allies, Nonbinary/Genderqueer +) Resources and Research

Finding books (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, plays), movies, news, magazines, literary journals and more for LGBTQIA+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, intersex, asexual/ally and more!) interests and research


Lesbian: Refers to women who are romantically/sexually attracted to women. "Same gender loving woman" is sometimes used in the African-American community.

From "Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation" chapter (p.84) in Our Bodies, Ourselves, 2011 ed.

Also WLW=woman loving woman. 

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