LGBTQ Peer Review Journals

Below are links to a selective list of peer-review specialized journals which focus entirely on empirical/archival LGBTQ research.

[Note: this is a reference service only.]

Canadian Online Journal of Queer Studies in Education

Columbia Journal of Gender & Law

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy

The Dukeminier Awards
Best Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law Review Articles of [Year]

A unique and creative OA digital reprint journal sponsored by The Williams Institute. The journal selects/reprints the best law review articles published in the previous year on sexual orientation and gender identity issues. It is accessible on an open access (free) basis.

Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Review

Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide

GLQ: A Journal of Gay & Lesbian Studies

IAMURE International Journal of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies
(caution: this journal does not appear to have its own Editor, nor a clear subscription vs. OA model. Listed for reference only.)

InterAlia: a journal of queer studies (English/Polish Language)

International Journal of Sexuality and Gender Studies

International Journal of Transgenderism

Jahrbuch für die Geschichte der Homosexualitäten (Yearbook for the History of Homosexuality – annual thematic journal)

Journal of Bisexuality

Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health

Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services

Journal of GLBT Family Studies

Journal of LGBT Issues in Counseling

Journal of LGBT Youth

Journal of Homosexuality

Journal of the History of Sexuality

Journal of Lesbian Studies

Lambda Nordica

LBGT Health

LBGTQ Policy Journal [Harvard University]

LES Online: Digital Journal on Lesbian Issues

Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity

Psychology of Sexualities Review
(British Psychological Society – Psychology of Sexualities Section)

QED: A Journal in GLBTQ Worldmaking

Queer Studies in Media & Popular Culture



SGP: Sexuality, Gender, and Policy Journal (Policy Studies Organization)

SQS: Journal of Queer Studies in Finland

Tulane Journal of Law & Sexuality:  A Review of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in the Law [title varies]

Transgender Health [Open Access]

Transgender Studies Quarterly