Pride Month at Paterson Library



Greenstone (Longlac)
Lake of the Woods (Kenora)

In celebration of PRIDE MONTH and we have a rainbow of selections for you to explore!  We here at the Paterson Library encourage you to check our LBGTQ+ subject material that range from CanCon, Indigenous Pride, to LBGTQ+ authors, identities, experiences and much more. We have what you are looking for in a variety of formats to suit your interest. 


LGBTQ+ Source – provides scholarly and popular LGBTQ+ publications in full text, plus historically important primary sources, including monographs, magazines and newspapers.

Gender Studies Collection - coverage of significant aspect of our culture, covering such topics as gender studies, family and marital issues, health aspects, and many more.


OUT Magazine - OUT defines and articulates the contribution of gay men and women to the culture through a provocative blend of fashion, pop culture, and journalism

Native Max - Native Max is a brand and publication which features positive talents and stories of indigenous peoples


Rocketman – the uncensored story of Elton John’s breakthrough years

Small Town Pride – an intimate portrait to LGBTQ2S+ pride and queer life in small towns, told through the stories of people from communities across Canada

Bohemian Rhapsody – a celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddy Mercury


Pocket guide to LGBTQ Mental Health: Understanding the Spectrum of Gender and Sexuality

Straight Expectations: The story of a Family in Transition

Dear Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Teacher: Letters of Advice to Help You Find Your Way

Queer Voices in Hip Hop: Cultures, Communities, and Contemporary Performance


The Gay Agenda: A Modern Queer History & Handbook

From Gay to Z: A Queer Compendium

This Book is Gay

The Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health