"HOW DO I GET STARTED?"

EDUCATION

The DTA Starter's Guide offers some advice and suggestions for where to begin learning about trans history on this site.

RESEARCH

We have historical materials in dozens of formats, which is a great way to browse our holdings.

CURIOSITY

Key terms and common topics highlight some of the major themes of the collection and offer a good start for browsing.

ALLYSHIP

Our Race and Ethnicity research guide is a great way to begin learning about how to be an ally.

Discover By Location

Use this map to check out locations that our materials are about––a great way to explore the global reach of trans history.

EXPLORE BY TOPIC

Latest Tweets

Don't forget to RSVP for this conversation with the DTA's director, K.J. Rawson, and board member, Nikki Tantum! We'll see you tonight! twitter.com/lgbtq_history/…
Chrysalis Quarterly, a periodical focusing on trans issues and gender exploration, was published between 1991-1998. In this first issue, courtesy of @u_mspcoll, @DallasDenny discusses disability and transition. #TransHistory #DisabilityRights
https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/6682x392q
In this interview conducted by the NYC Trans Oral History Project, Dioganhdih discusses their life as a #TwoSpirit, #Queer hip-hop artist, public speaker, and producer. #TransHistory
https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/x633f123t