Specific Resources for GLBT Students

Web Resources

  • Transgender at Work  
    The Transgender at Work (TAW) project is a focal point for addressing workplace issues for the transgendered. TAW provides resources for innovative employers who want to set their company employment policies to help their transgendered employees to be at their most productive.
  • The Gay Financial Network  
    Includes a directory of LGBT-friendly professionals and Fortune 500 corporations.
  • PlanetOut Careers
    PlanetOut Careers has information that addresses typical workplace dilemmas faced by GLBT people. Includes descriptions of gay-friendly companies, job listings and message boards.
  • OutProfessionals.org
    OutProfessionals is a job search and networking web site including a directory of businesses, women’s network, LGBT events and links, and volunteer opportunities.
  • Out & Equal
    “Out & Equal™ Workplace Advocates is the pre-eminent national organization devoted to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community in the workplace.
    Our mission is to educate and empower organizations, human resource professionals, Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) and individual employees through programs and services that result in equal policies, opportunities, practices, and benefits in the workplace regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, expression, or characteristics.”
  • National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals
    “NOGLSTP is a national organization of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people (and their advocates) employed or interested in scientific or high technology fields. NOGLSTP’s goals include dialogue with professional organizations, disseminating information, improving our members employment and professional environment, opposing anti-queer discrimination and stereotypes, educating the queer, scientific, and general communities, and fostering inter-city contacts among our members.”
  • National Gay & Lesbian Task Force
    The mission of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force is to build the grassroots power of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. They do this by training activists, equipping state and local organizations with the skills needed to organize broad-based campaigns to defeat anti-LGBT referenda and advance pro-LGBT legislation, and building the organizational capacity of their movement.
  • GLPCareers.com, Gay and Lesbian Professionals
    Job search engine providing employment opportunities and resources to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) job seeker in the US.
  • GFN Career Central
    The mission of GFN Career Central is to bridge the employment gap for GLBT employers by providing the information and services to find the most appropriate position within the most GLBT friendly company.