This page contains a variety of resources related to gender identities and gender pronouns. Exploring this topic from multiple points of view may aid in deeper understanding. A more conversational tone of a popular source may help us connect to a topic, while the formal language in peer reviewed articles may provide us with a more detailed level of information.
The following can be accessed in the library's databases.
As/Is. (2015, March 16). Why pronouns matter for trans people [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N_yBGQqg7kM
Campus Pride. (2018). Trans policy clearinghouse: Colleges and universities that allow students to change the name and gender on campus records and to have their pronouns on course rosters. Retrieved from https://www.campuspride.org/tpc/records/
GLAAD. (n.d.-a). Glossary of terms: Lesbian / gay / bisexual / queer. Retrieved from https://www.glaad.org/reference/lgbtq
GLAAD. (n.d.-b). Glossary of terms: Transgender. Retrieved from https://www.glaad.org/reference/transgender
GLAAD. (n.d.-c). Tips for allies of transgender people. Retrieved from https://www.glaad.org/transgender/allies
Hale, J. L. (2017, October 25). Should you put your pronouns in your email signature? This inclusive workplace trend is showing up more and more. Retrieved from https://www.bustle.com/p/should-you-put-your-pronouns-in-your-email-signature-this-inclusive-workplace-trend-is-showing-up-more-more-2996610
Merevick, T. (2014, August 29). For transgender college students, a new year means educating professors — again. Retrieved from https://www.buzzfeed.com/tonymerevick/the-challenges-transgender-students-face-when-colleges-fail?utm_term=.cnkEYbB6aG#.apm2qwxr1A
Sanders, L. (2018, January 9). What is gender X? New identity is accepted in these states, and Washington and Vermont could be next. Newsweek. Retrieved from http://www.newsweek.com/gender-x-new-identity-states-washington-vermont-775221
Schmalz, J. (2015). ‘Ask me’: What LGBTQ students want their professors to know. The Chronicle of Higher Education. Retrieved from https://www.chronicle.com/article/ask-me-what-lgbtq/232797
Raider, J. (2018, June 28). Walden walks with pride. Retrieved from https://www.waldenu.edu/connect/newsroom/spotlight/2018/walden-walks-with-pride
Walden University Library. (2018). LGBTQ+ research starter. Retrieved from https://academicguides.waldenu.edu/library/researchstarter/lgbt
Walden University Writing Center. (2017, October 12). Inclusive language policy announcement (Blog post). Retrieved from http://waldenwritingcenter.blogspot.com/2017/10/inclusive-language-policy-announcement.html