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LGBTQIA+ Resources at USM

Information and links to resources for LGBTQIA+ folks and their allies.


Whether you're questioning, want to learn more about yourself, someone you love, or how to be a better ally we got all the stuff. Use the navigation bar on the left to access the resources you're interested in.

In Crash Course: Pride 101 you'll find info on the basics of LGBTQIA+ including: Inclusive Language, Sexuality & Attraction, Trans Umbrella, and a Guide to Pronouns!

In Ally is info and resources to help you grow in that roll

In Safe Zone are resources for you if you just completed the training and are ready to continue your growth

In Books and More are resources and information on how to find LGBTQA+ things in the USM Libraries

In Support Resources for Queer & Questioning Folks are a list of Gender Neutral Bathroom Locations, a guide to changing your Brightspace name and pronouns, USM & Maine Resources, and helpful links for Questioning & Coming Out!