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Books relevant to LGBTQ+ subjects can appear in any category. However, the Library of Congress classification system does have some dedicated call number ranges for them. Access the complete list of classifications at Library of Congress.

To search for print and e-books at WKU Libraries, enter titles and keywords (e.g. gay, lesbian) in One Searchor "shelf-browse" the catalog using call numbers.

bisexuality HQ 74 - HQ 74.2
homosexuality, lesbianism HQ 75 - HQ 76.8
transvestism HQ 77 - HQ 77.2
transexualism HQ 77.7 - HQ 77.95
gay men, lesbians HV 1449

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