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Guide to the Stanford University, LGBT Community Resources Center, Records
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Arrangement note
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0252
    Creator: Gay and Lesbian Alliance at Stanford
    Creator: Gay Community of Concern.
    Creator: Gay People's Union (Stanford, Calif.).
    Creator: Koskovich, Gerard
    Creator: Stanford University. LGBT Community Resources Center.
    Creator: Stanford University. Stanford Women's Collective.
    Creator: Stanford University. The Bridge.
    Creator: Whitman-Radclyffe Foundation.
    Title: Stanford University, LGBT Community Resources Center, records
    Dates: 1972-2010
    Physical Description: 60 Linear feet (18 cartons, 44 boxes, 4 half boxes, 5 flat boxes)
    Summary: Collection consists of the records of the LGBT Community Resources Center and its predecessors the Gay People's Union (GPU), and the Gay and Lesbian Alliance at Stanford (GLAS). Included are correspondence, memoranda, office files, reference files on service organizations in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, log books, notebooks, questionnaires, tape recordings, videos, photographs, posters, and ephemera pertaining to the gay, lesbian, and transgender community at Stanford and the surrounding communities.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
    Stanford University Libraries.
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

    Administrative Information

    Provenance

    Administrative transfers, 1981-2008.

    Information about Access

    Three boxes in the GPU/GLAS Records series are restricted in accordance with donor agreement. The files will remain closed until January 1, 2060 (75 years after last date of creation). Otherwise the collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least 48 hours in advance of intended use.

    Ownership & Copyright

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Cite As

    Stanford University, LGBT Community Resources Center, Records (SC0252). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Separated Materials

    Issues of Vector magazine were removed and individually cataloged as part of the Stanford University Libraries Special Collections' rare books and manuscripts collections, call number HQ75 .V43.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    The LGBT Community Resources Center at Stanford is a student organization whose services include mentoring, diversity awareness, lecture series, support groups, workshops, and culture events. Programs represented in the records include the Gay and Lesbian Awareness Week, BGLAD (Bisexual, Gay, and Lesbian Awareness Days), AIDS Education Project, and Queer Awareness Days (QuAD).

    Description of the Collection

    Collection consists of the records of the LGBT Community Resources Center and its predecessors GLAS (Gay and Lesbian Alliance at Stanford) and the Gay People's Union. Included are correspondence, memoranda, office files, reference files on service organizations in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, log books, notebooks, VECTOR magazine, questionnaires, tape recordings, videos, photographs, posters, and ephemera pertaining to the gay, lesbian, and transgender community at Stanford and the surrounding communities. Collection also includes the records of the Gay Community of Concern, 1974-1976, a local community group; records from the Women's Collective, 1974-85; and some materials concerning the Palo Alto School Board anti-discrimination policy, 1975. Tape recordings include "Gay Life Styles," 1975, and Leonard Matlovich speaking at Stanford, 1975.

    Arrangement note

    The materials are arranged into nine series: GPU/GLAS Records; Accession ARCH.1983-171; Accession ARCH.1987-077; Accession ARCH.2000-125; Accession ARCH.2000-243; Accession ARCH.2006-211; Accession ARCH.2008-072; Accession ARCH.2008-206; Accession ARCH.2010-126.

    Access Terms

    Gay and Lesbian Alliance at Stanford
    Gay Community of Concern.
    Gay People's Union (Stanford, Calif.).
    Stanford University. LGBT Community Resources Center.
    Whitman-Radclyffe Foundation.
    Bisexual college students--United States.
    Education, Higher--Social aspects--United States.
    Gay college students--United States.
    Gays
    Homosexuality and education--United States.
    Lesbian college students--United States.
    Lesbians.
    Memorabilia.
    Peer counseling--California.
    Speeches.
    Transgenderism--United States.
    Transsexual college students--United States.