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LGBTQ+ Rights in Europe: Home

A guide to researching issues facing the LGBTQ+ community in Europe. For questions, please contact Gender Studies and Multicultural Services Librarian Cindy Ingold at or 217-333-7998.

About This Guide

This guide provides resources for researching LGBTQ+ life and issues in Europe.  This topic intersects with multiple disciplines and may require a variety of resource types such as journal articles, world news, organizational reports, legal documents, and more.  Please explore each tab to locate both university and non-university resources.  Links to related subject guides are provided below.

Campus Departments & Centers

LGBTQ+ Issues in Europe

A map of European countries indicating rankings on LGBTQ+ policies and laws.

Rainbow Europe Map

From IGLA: Europe, 2020

Related Research Guides

Interested in a more specific topic?  Visit these additional research guides at UIUC:

LGBTQ+ Studies

European Studies


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