WE RECOMMEND THE FOLLOWING SOURCES FOR LEARNING ABOUT LGBTQIA+ TERMINOLOGY
- PFLAG LGBTQ+ Glossary
An extensive list of terms provided by the nation’s first and largest organization dedicated to supporting, educating, and advocating for LGBTQ+ people and those who love them.
- GLSEN Key Concepts and Terms
This collection of Key Concepts and Terms is designed to provide a basic understanding of words, phrases and ideas related to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and their experiences.
- Human Rights Campaign Glossary of Terms
Many Americans refrain from talking about sexual orientation and gender identity or expression because it feels taboo, or because they’re afraid of saying the wrong thing. This glossary was written to help give people the words and meanings to help make conversations easier and more comfortable.