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Cooperative Collection Development -- CCD: LGBTQ Studies

• The School Library System (SLS) Cooperative Collection Development Plan is developed as part of the resource sharing component of the plan of service.


This collection . . .

This collection is for everyone in New York, and includes the following:

  • Materials about and for LGBTQ+ students & adults
  • Resources on contemporary and historial LGBTQ+ issues such as gay marriage & the gay liberation movement
  • Services for librarians who need to add LGBTQ+ materials to their collections.

New! CCD ebook Collection available in Sora!

2021 Rainbow Book List

The 2021 Rainbow Book List has been released!  This list includes materials for all students (preK-12) and has short descriptions of each title.  Fantastic list this year!

Sources for book reviews & book lists


Andrea Swenson, Librarian
East Side Community
420 E. 12th St.
NY, NY 10009

If you are a librarian in a New York City school library, you may contact the curator to inquire about borrowing titles from this collection.


Pride Parade from NYC Librarians!

LGBTQIA+ Collection in Sora!

Highlighted titles from the collection

Scroll down to see research materials!

Research Resources

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