Database of the Week: LGBT Magazine Archive

In honor of LGBTQ+ History Month, this week we are highlighting LGBT Magazine Archive. This database contains runs of 26 of the most influential, longest-running serial publications covering LGBT interests, including: The Advocate and Gay Times. This collection chronicles more than six decades of the history and culture of the LGBT community.

To find the LGBT Magazine Archive, or any of the other 450+ databases available in the library's online collection, go to All of our research databases are available in this alphabetized list. The librarians have also curated specialized guides with suggested resources for each academic department, and more. 

If you are off campus, you will need to login with your Kenyon username/password and DUO to access the library's online resources. For more information on off-campus access, please watch our video on Off-Campus Login and Linking to Full-Text, one of the Middle Path Minute videos in the library's tutorial series on YouTube. 

If you ever have any questions about using any of the library's databases or on how to find more library resources, don't hesitate to contact the library's Research & Reference Desk or to email a librarian. The library staff is available to help you, whether you are on-campus or studying remotely. The Research & Reference Desk is available daily (hours vary) via chat, text (740-444-4031), and email ( You may also make an appointment with a librarian for one-on-one help.  

The Research & Reference Desk, which is located in Library B, will not be physically open this semester. All assistance will be available online via chat, email, text, or by appointment.