LGBTQ+ History Month: Library Resources

A guide to accompany displays and events during LGBTQ+ History Month

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The library provides access to the following databases related to LGBTQ+ topics.

Print Journals

The library has the following print journals and magazines available to staff and students.

Columbus State Library and the college as a whole provide resources relevant to LGBTQ+ staff and students like research databases, journals, and support services.

College Resources

Columbus State Pride

Student organization. Purpose: To provide support, interaction, education, outreach and advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer, Questioning, Pansexual, and A-spec students on the campuses of Columbus State Community College.

Student Advocacy Center

Students can access assistance with housing, food, transportation, and more.


Columbus State offers several mentorship programs with specific groups for female-identifying students, male-identifying students, former foster youth, first generation students, and many more.

Title IX

Columbus State's Title IX (9) coordinator and policies are in the Compliance Office. Title IX protects members of our college community based on protected class, some of which include sex, gender, sexual orientation, disability, and parental status.

Victim Advocacy Services

This webpage contains both campus and community resources for counseling, crisis management, and legal assistance.

Sample Search

Try out some of these search terms to find even more information about LGBTQ+ history!

Catalog Search

CS Library

Use the Columbus State library catalog to search for books, journals, eBooks, and audio-visual materials owned by Columbus State Community College.

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