LOFT Library

The LOFT Library is a lending library with over 5,000 LGBT-related books, films and reference materials.

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The LOFT Library is open weekdays when the center is open, and on some weekend hours. Checking out materials from The LOFT Library is a LOFT Membership Benefit.  To learn more about becoming a LOFT Member click here.

Books can be checked out for 1 month and films can be checked out for 1 week. 

 

The LOFT Library uses the website LibraryThing.com to catalog its collection.  Click here to search The LOFT's collection of materials.

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LOFT Library Wish List

The LOFT Library is seeking copies of the titles listed below to expand our Gender Studies and Bisexuality library categories.  We also welcome monetary donations to help secure these books or copies of the books themselves from your collection.

If you would like to suggest the names of other media you think The LOFT Library should have we welcome your suggestions.  E-mail them to info@loftgaycenter.org

 

The Transgender Guidebook:  Keys to a Successful Transition by Anne L. Boedecker, PhD

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Becoming a Visible Man by Jamison Green

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Transmen & FTMs – Identities, Bodies, Genders & Sexualities by Jason Cromwell

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The Testosterone Files – My Hormonal and Social Transformation from Female to Male by Max Wolf Valerio

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From Female to Male – The Life of Jack Been Garland by Louis Sullivan

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Teeny Weenies – and Other Short Subjects by Matt Kailey

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Finding Masculinity- Female to Male Transition in Adulthood Edited by Alexander Walker & Emmett J. P. Lundberg

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Bumbling into Body Hair – A Transsexual’s Memoir by Everett Maroon

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Redefining Realness:  My Path to Womanhood, Liberty, Love & So Much More by Janet Mock

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Transgender History (Seals Studies) by Susan Stryker

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The Transgender Studies Reader by Susan Stryker and Stephen Whittle

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The Transgender Studies Reader 2 by Susan Stryker and Stephen Whittle

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Transgender Emergence:  Therapeutic Guidelines for Working with Gender-Variant People and Their Families by Arlene Istar Lev, LCWS, CASAC

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Transition and Beyond, Observations on Gender Identity by Reid Vanderburgh

 

 

GenderQueer:  Voices from Beyond the Sexual Binary by Joan Nesle, Clare Howell & Riki Wilchins

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My New Gender Workbook:  A Step-by-Step Guide to Achieving World Peace by Kate Bornstein

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Life Songs:  A Genderqueer Memoir by Audrey MC

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Gender Failure by Ivan E. Coyote

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Queer Theory, Gender Theory – An Instant Primer by Riki Williams

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Nobody Passes:  Rejecting the Rules of Gender and Conformity by Matt Bernstein Sycamore

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Trans Love:  Radical Sex, Love & Relationships Beyond the Gender Binary by Morty Diamond

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Evolution’s Rainbow:  Diversity, Gender and Sexuality in Nature and People by Joan Roughgarden

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Excluded:  Making Feminist and Queer Movements More Inclusive by Julia Serano

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Queer Theories (Transitions) by Donald E. Hall

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Undoing Gender by Judith Butler

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Transposes, a graphic novel by Dylan Edwards

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Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource for the Transgender Community,

edited by Laura Erickson-Schroth

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Letters for My Brothers: Transitional Wisdom in Retrospect

edited by Megan M. Rohrer and Zander Keig

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Body Alchemy, by Loren Cameron

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Manning Up: Transsexual Men on Finding Brotherhood, Family, and Themselves

 by Zander Keig & Mitch Kelloway

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Just Add Hormones: An Insider’s Guide to the Transsexual Experience

by Matt Kailey

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FTM: Female-to-Male Transsexuals in Society, by Holly Devor

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Whipping Girl, by Julia Serano

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I Am Jazz, by Jessica Herthel

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Hung Jury: Testimonies of Genital Surgery by Transsexual Men

by Trystan Theosophus Cotten

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Notes for a  Bisexual Revolution by Shiri Eisner

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The Horizontal Poet by Jan  Steckel

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Becoming  Visible: Counseling Bisexuals Across the  Lifespan

by Beth  Firestein

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Queerer Theory: Notes and Reflections From a

Male-Identified  Bisexual  by Patrick Richards Fink

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Bisexuality and the Challenge to Lesbian Politics 

by Paula  Rust 

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Bi America: Myths,
Truths, And Struggles Of An Invisible  Community by William  Burleson

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Opening  Up: A Guide to Creating and Sustaining Open Relationships
by Tristan Taormino

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Bisexuality in the Ancient  World by Eva
Cantarella

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In One Person: A Novel by John Irving

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Bi  Men: Coming Out Every Which Way by Ron Jackson Suresha and Pete Chwany

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