Cumann na Daoine

A community based organisation in Youghal, Co. Cork, Ireland.

Youghal Library’s LGBT+ Reference Collection Catalogue

As part of Youghal Pride 2020, staff at Youghal Library received a donated LGBT+ Reference Library with a wide range of titles. Catalogue is below.




Family Ties: A Guide for Parents who have Lesbian, Gay or Bisexual Children

Rainbow Project, Belfast 2008

HIV Related Stigma & Discrimination in Ireland Today

National Stamp Out Stigma Campaign, 2008                                                      [3 copies]

A Needs Analysis of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Population in Galway, Roscommon & Mayo: Summary Report

Gleeson, C & McCallion, M; Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN)/Gay HIV Strategies/LGBT West 2008

The Rainbow Report: LGBT Health Needs & Health Sector Responses

Crowley, N; Tusla/HSE, 2015

Family Matters: the Experiences of Some Families of Lesbian & Gay People in Dundalk

Clarity Research Development & Training; Dundalk Outcomers 2009

Visible Lives: Key Findings

Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN) 2012                                                     [2 copies]

LGBT Parents in Ireland: Key Findings

Pillinger, J & Fagan, P; LGBT Diversity, 2012                                                          [6 copies]

Regional Strategy Report: Leitrim, Longford, Sligo, Mayo, Roscommon & Donegal

Fox-Roberts, H; LGBT Diversity 2012                                                                         [3 copies]

LGBTI Voices in Carlow

Fox-Roberts, H; Carlow County Development Partnership 2018                   [2 copies]

Voices of Children: report in initial research with children of LGBT parents

Elliott, I; Marriage Equality 2010

Violence Motivated by Homophobia

Ed. Makuchowska, M; KPH 2011

Transphobia in Ireland: research report

McIloy, C; Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) 2009                      [3 copies]


Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Diversity in the Workplace

Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN) 2010

Civil Partnership: Your Questions Answered

Ryan, F; Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN) 2009

…And Others: Argumentation Training fort Transgender Inclusion in Europe

Grundtvig Learning Partnership, 2009                                                                    [2 copies]

Key Principles for Working with LGBT Asylum Seekers & Refugees

BeLonGTo LGBT Youth Services, 2011

Key Principles for Working with LGBT Asylum Seekers & Refugees: Executive Summary

BeLonGTo LGBT Youth Services, 2011

Addressing Homophobia: Guidelines for the Youth Sector in Ireland

BeLonGTo LGBT Youth Services, 2010                                                                      [2 copies]

LGBT Diversity: Programme Information

LGBT Diversity, 2010

Gender Identity: An introductory guide for trade union reps supporting trans members

Unison/Scottish Transgender Alliance 2008

Guidelines for Equal Status Policies in Enterprises

The Equality Authority 2005

Supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Students: The Role of Teachers

Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN) /Association of Secondary Teachers Ireland (ASTI)/Teachers Union of Ireland (TUI) 2010

Annual Review of the Human Rights Situation of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans & Intersex people in Europe

ILGA Europe, 2011

Know Your Rights: the rights and obligations of Civil Partners and same-sex couples

Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN) /Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) 2011

International Competitiveness & the New Economy: the role of diversity & equality

Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN) 2009

Lesbian, Gay & Bisexual Patients: the issues for general practice

Allen, O; Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN) /ICGP, 2010

Supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual& transgender communities: Code of Practice for Community Development Projects, Family Resource Centres & Urban Partnerships/Integrated Companies

Gay & Lesbian Equality Network (GLEN) 2010                                                                     [3 copies]                           

Living with HIV in Ireland: a self-help guide

HIV Ireland 2015

Voice OUT Toolkit: Fighting homophobia through active citizenships & media education

NISO, 2012


Annual Report: International Family Equality Day

IFED Network, 2012

Mind Your Positive Health: positive health for lesbian & bisexual women

LINC, 2012                                                                                                                           [2 copies]

Transgender & Gender Dysphoria Information for Psychiatrists

Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) 2010                                           [2 copies]

Transgender & Gender Dysphoria Information for Psychologists

Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) 2010                                           [2 copies]

Share Your Stories: Gay & Lesbian Experiences of Church

Ed. Rev. Kingston, M; 2012

BeLonGTo LGBT Youth Services

Service leaflet                                                                                                                    [2 copies]

Look After Yourself: Look After Your Mental Health: information for lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender people

HSE National Office for Suicide Prevention, 2011                                                                [3 copies]

Northwest LGBT Pride programmes

NWP 2010-2012

Coming Out in Care/Guide for Parents/As You (3 leaflets)

BeLonGTO LGBT Youth Services 2019                                                                       [2 copies]


Let’s Get This Straight: the ultimate handbook for youth with LGBT parents

Fakhrid-Deen, T; Colage 2010

The Queer Parent’s Primer: a lesbian & gay families’ guide to navigating the straight world

Bril, S A; New Harbinger Publications 2001

Families Like Mine: children of gay parents tell it like it is

Garner, A; Harper 2004

Memoir of a Basque Lieutenant Nun: Transvestite in the New World

De Erauso, C, trans. Stepto S & G; Boston Press 1996

Threads: Stories of lesbian life in Northern Ireland in the 1970s & 1980s

Jayne, Threads 2008

Equality Now for Lesbians & Gay Men

Irish Council for Civil Liberties, 1990

Out of the Cage: Women’s experience in two world wars

Braybon, G & Summerfield, P; Pandora 1987

Personally Speaking…Women’s thoughts on women’s issues

Ed. Steiner-Scott, L; Attic Press 1985

Women in a War Zone: Twenty years of resistance

Ed. McAuley, C; AP/RN Print

Different Mothers: Sons and daughters of lesbians talk about their lives

Ed. Rafkin, L; Cleis Press, 1990

Sex and Love: new thoughts on old contradictions

Cartledge, S & Ryan, J; Women’s Press, 1983

On Lies, Secrets & Silence: Selected prose 1966-1978

Rich, A; Virago Press 1980


A Noise from the Woodshed

Dorcey, M; Onlywomen Press 1989

Wayward Girls & Wicked Women

Carter, A; Virago Press, 1986

Passing Remarks, a novel

Hodgman, H; Ballantine Books, 1998

Feminist Fables

Namjoshi, S; Sheba Feminist Publishers 1981

Claire of the Moon

Conn, N; USA 1993

From the Bog to the Moon: poetry collection

Fox-Roberts, H; 2019

BOLT magazine issues 8 & 11

Dublin 2010


Collection donated by Hayley Fox-Roberts, Elisabet Pamer, Maria Power