Some things to think about... While the GSU Library may have lots of magazines available (and now even online), if you were living in a rural area with a "small town" library, would it have the magazines you are looking for, even the mainstream stuff, let alone more "obscure" magazines (i.e., magazines geared at the LGBTQ community)? Would most libraries even today have these LGBTQ publications? And, remember to ask yourself as you read your articles: How is heteronormativity being reproduced and/or challenged?
LGBT Life with Full Text database includes citations and abstracts for more than 200 LGBTQIQ-specific core journals, magazines, and other periodicals, and more than 360 LGBTQIQ-specific core books and reference works. Current periodicals included are:
Additionally, LGBT Life also includes full runs of these significant historic LGBT periodicals:
SEARCHING TIPS: Use an Advanced Search to limit by Date of Publication for your decade, and once you have results, limit under Source Type to Magazines and/or Newspapers.
Some things to think about... While the GSU Library has this great resource, if you were living in a rural area with a "small town" library, would it have had newspapers or magazines geared at the LGBTQ community? Would most libraries even today have LGBTQ-focused publications?
Browse the advertisements in some of these popular culture magazines, or use the Reader's Guide identify specific articles to read.
LOCATION: In the bound periodicals area (Library North 3rd floor Compact Shelves); some are continued on Microfilm on Library North 1st Floor - check Holdings in record for specific locations:
Los Angeles Times News News Micr. AN2.C2 L758 1972-2009 [INDEX available on Library North 5 AI21.L65 N49]
Village Voice News Micr. AN2.N7 N58 1960-2001
Chicago Tribune News Micr. AN2.I3 C438 1972-2001 [INDEX available on Library North 5 AI21.C45 C47]
Washington Post News Micr. AN2.D6 W497 1969-2009 [INDEX available on Library North 5 AI21.W33 W36]
Christian Science Monitor News Micr. AN2.M4 B732 1960-2001 [INDEX available on Library North 5 AI21 .C46, but missing most of 1980s]
Historical New York Times (1851-2006) - use the Advanced Search to limit to a date range.