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Transgender Issues and Resources


Welcome to the Transgender Issues  and Resources Research Guide. This guide showcases resources on transgender and LGBTQAI+ issues at Rutgers University Libraries and beyond. All Rutgers resources are available on-campus for all users. Off campus use of licensed electronic resources are limited to the Rutgers community.

This guide was created and is maintained by  Kayo Denda. It was edited in spring '20 by Whitney Kehl, SC&I, MI '21.

Educational Video on Top Surgery

With the RBHS  - IDEA Innovation grant (2020-2021), Dr. Jeremy Sinkin, Assistant Professor of the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, RWJMS, created a video to raise awareness and educate the RBHS community on issues related to diverse gender non-conforming community for compassionate health care practice. Watch the video Masculinizing gender affirming chest contouring surgery.


Subject Headings

The subject headings below are helpful to find resources on transgender issues. When you click on each of the words/phrases, you will generate a list of resources (articles, books, book chapters, dissertation, etc.)  on the subject in the Rutgers U. Libraries.

Gender identity

Gender Nonconformity

Transgender people


Transgender Women

Transgender Men

Transgender Youth

Transgender News

From the National Center for Transgender Equality's Blog:

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From Transgender Forum:

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From The Advocate:

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From the TransLatin@ Coalition:

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