LGBTQIA Library Services
In partnership with the San Diego History Center in Balboa Park, five San Diego Public Library locations will install a pop-up version of the “Community Quilt” interactive from SDHC’s groundbreaking exhibition, LGTBQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles and Triumphs. Check out our Community Quilt Project page for related programming.
The five locations hosting these pop-up exhibits are:
San Diego History Center
- LGBTQIA Biographies
- LGBT History Reads
- LGBT Children's Books
- Young Adults LGBT Reads
- LGBTQIA Reads
- LGBT Romance Novels
- Biography/ Memoir | 2016 Over the Rainbow
- Fiction | 2016 Over the Rainbow
- The San Diego LGBT Community Center
The Center is the nation's second oldest and one of the largest LGBT community centers that provides direct program services to the many different facets of the LGBT community, including men, women, youth, seniors, families, LGBT Latino community members and their families, and those living with HIV.
- San Diego Youth Services
Mental health services and drop-in centers for LGBT youth and their families.
- The Trevor Project | 1-866-488-7386
24/7 crisis and support hotline for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth ages 13-24. Also offers text and chat services.
- GLBT National Help Center
Free and confidential hotlines, chatrooms, and other resources for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning people.
- Trans Lifeline | 1-877-565-8860
Hotline that offers support and resources to transgender people in need. Staffed by the transgender community for the transgender community.
Pride Month Library Displays