Publications and Coming Out Guides

This page contains links to resources and information on coming out for both LGBTQ individuals and straight friends, family members, and allies. Please contact the Office of LGBTQ Services if you have suggestions for additions to this resource listing.

Human Rights Campaign Guides:

A Resource Guide to Coming Out  

A Straight Guide to LGBT Americans 

Living Openly in Your Place of Worship

Transgender Visibility: A Guide to Being You 

A Resource Guide to Coming Out for African Americans

PFLAG Guides:

Be Yourself -  Questions & Answers for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Youth

Our Daughters Our Sons - Questions and Answers for Parents of LGBTQ Youth and Young Adults

Faith in Our Families - LGBTQ Faith and Spirituality

Welcoming Our Trans Family and Friends - Transgender Issues