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LGBTQIA+ Resources

This guide provides resources concerning the LGBTQIA+ community. Here you will find on-campus resources, books, websites, and more.


Welcome to the LGBTQIA+ Resource guide! This guide compiles information and resources for the LGBTQIA+ population on campus. Please see the tabs above to navigate.

If you have any questions or would like personal help doing your research, use the contact information in the "Contact me" box. One-on-one consultations are available for students, faculty, and staff as well as walk-in assistance during Research Center desk hours.

Safe Spaces in the library

Several library faculty and staff have gone through UNO's Safe Space/Ally training. These are people who have made a commitment to actively support the LGBTQIA+ population on campus. You should feel welcome to approach any of these people if you have a problem, need to talk, or if you simply need library information.

Designated "Safe Space" people:

  • Diana Allard, Cataloging
  • Katie Bishop, Director of Research and Instruction Services, Humanities Librarian
  • Heidi Blackburn, STEM and Business Librarian
  • Claire Staub, Communications Specialist
  • Omer Farooq, Social Sciences Librarian
  • Marc Gordon, Building Services Manager
  • Angela Kroeger, Archives/Special Collections Associate
  • Joyce Neujahr, Patron Services Director
  • Dave Richards, Library Dean
  • Rob Smith, Patron Services Associate
  • Kelly Walker, Archives Assistant

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