"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.

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Action shot! Coco performing at the Jewel Box Review in the 1950s. Thanks to JD Doyle! #transhistory #transperformances https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/3f4625670
The Supreme Court has weighed in on many trans issues––here's one from 1903. Let's hope for good news today. #transhistory #transrights https://www.digitaltransgenderarchive.net/files/r781wg202