Bibliography of Women and Gender Studies Librarianship

Bibliography by Subject

Collection Development and Evaluation

Ideological Diversity

Black, Kimberly. What Books by African American Women Were Acquired by American Academic Libraries?:
      A Study of Institutional Legitimation, Exclusion, and Implicit Censorship
. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2010.
Chapman, Elizabeth. "No More Controversial Than a Gardening Display? Provision of LGBT-Related Fiction to
      Children and Young People in U.K. Public Libraries." Library Trends 61.3 (Winter 2013): 542-568.
Ciszek, Matthew P. "Out on the Web: The Relationship Between Campus Climate and GLBT-related Web-based Resources
      in Academic Libraries." The Journal of Academic Librarianship 37.5 (Sep 2011): 430-436.
Downey, Jennifer. "Self-Censorship in Selection of LGBT-Themed Materials." Reference & User Services Quarterly
     53.2 (Winter 2013): 104-107.
Gaffney, Loretta. "No Longer Safe: West Bend, Young Adult Literature, and Conservative Library Activism." Library Trends
      62.4 (2014): 730-739.
Greenblatt, Ellen, ed. Serving LGBTIQ Library and Archives Users: Essays on Outreach Services. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2011.
Gross, Claire. "What Makes a Good YA Coming-Out Novel?" Horn Book Magazine 89.2 (Mar/Apr 2013): 64-70.
Hamilton-Honey, Emily. "Guardians of Morality: Librarians and American Girls' Series Fiction, 1890-1950."
     Library Trends 60.3 (Spring 2012): 765-785.
Hughes-Hassell, Sandra, Elizabeth Overberg, and Shannon Harris. "Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning
     (LGBTQ)-Themed Literature for Teens: Are School Libraries Providing Adequate Collections?" School Library
16 (2013): 1-18.
Jardine, Fiona. "Inclusive Information for Trans* Persons." Public Library Quarterly 32.3 (Jul-Sep 2013): 240-262.
Kelly, Barbara. "Reflecting the Lives of Aboriginal Women in Canadian Public Library Collection Development."
     Partnership: the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research 5.2 (Jul 2010): 1-28.
Lee, Kam Yan. "Odd Girl In: Expanding Lesbian Fiction Holdings at Barnard College." Collection Building 29.1 (2010): 22-26.
McAuley, Alex. "Seeing Through the Fog: Digital Problems and Solutions for Studying Ancient Women." First Monday 20.4 Web.
McCook, Kathleen de la Peña. "Librarians as Wikipedians." Progressive Librarian 42 (2014): 61-81.
Miller, Mary Catherine. "Identifying Effective Trans Novels for Adolescent Readers." Bookbird: A Journal
     of International Children's Literature
52.1 (2014): 83-86.
Oltmann, Shannon M. "Variables Related to School Media Center LGBT Collections." Libri: International Journal of Libraries &
     Information Services
65.1 (2015): 25-33.
Passet, Joanne E. "Hidden in Plain Sight: Gay and Lesbian Books in Midwestern Public Libraries, 1900-1969.
     Library Trends 60.4 (Spring 2012): 749-764.
Pierce Garry, Candi. "Selection or Censorship? School Librarians and LGBTQ Resources." School Libraries Worldwide 21.1 (2015): 73-90.
Rauch, Elisabeth W. "GLBTQ Collections Are for Every Library Serving Teens!" Teacher Librarian 39.1 (Oct 2011): 13-16.
Reed, Kathleen. "Link Established Between LBGT-Friendly Campus Climate Index Scores and Web-Based Resources
      of Academic Libraries." Evidence Based Library & Information Practice 8.1 (2013): 79-80.
Rickman, Wendy. "2.5 Million Teens." Knowledge Quest 43.5 (2015): 22-27.
Sokoll, Talya. "Representations of Trans* Youth in Young Adult Literature: A Report and a Suggestion." Young
      Adult Library Services
11.4 (Summer 2013): 23-26.
Stringer-Stanback, Kynita. "Young Adult Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) Non-Fiction Collections
     and Countywide Anti-Discrimination Policies." Urban Library Journal 17.1 (Spring 2011): 1-27.
Vincent, John. LGBT People and the UK Cultural Sector: The Response of Libraries, Museums, Archives and
     Heritage Since 1950
. Farnham: Ashgate, 2014.
Wadsworth, Sarah. "Canonicity and the American Public Library: The Case of American Women Writers."
     Library Trends 60.3 (Spring 2012): 706-728.
Williams, Virginia Kay, and Nancy Deyoe. "Diverse Population, Diverse Collection? Youth Collections in the United States."
     Technical Services Quarterly 31.2 (2014): 97-121.
Williams, Virginia Kay, and Nancy Deyoe. "LGBTQ Titles in Academic Library Youth Collections." Library Resources & Technical
59.2 (2015): 62-71.
Yilmaz, Murat. "Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Themed Materials in the Public Libraries in Turkey." Libri: International
     Journal of Libraries & Information Services
64.1 (Mar 2014): 11-27.
Zimmer, Michael. "The 2009 West Bend Community Memorial Library Controversy: Understanding the Challenge,
      the Reactions, and the Aftermath." Library Trends 62.4 (2014): 721-729.

Format Diversity

Denda, Kayo, and Lucy Vidal. "Academic Libraries Advancing Transnational Feminism." Paper presented
     at IFLA WLIC 2013 -- Singapore -- "Future Libraries, Infinite Possibilities."
Weisbard, Phyllis Holman. "More Online Videos for Women's Studies: An Update to 'A Torrent of Moving Images.'"
     Feminist Collections 31.3 (Summer 2010): 20-26.

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