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× The Libraries will be closed for Juneteenth on Wednesday, June 19th. Enjoy the holiday!


× Sherrill Library will be closed from May 18 - September 2 due to construction. Services by Appointment: Research Consultations, Library Instruction, Pick Up appointments

Moriarty Library will be open May 28 - August 16, Monday - Thursday from 10am-6pm, Friday from 9am-noon. Closed weekends and holidays.

As always, our web resources are available 24/7. Questions? Our Chat and Ask Us! services are available Monday-Thursday, 10am-6pm and Friday 9am-noon.

LGBTQ+ Perspectives

Social Justice

Featured Film

Streaming Video

"LGBT Studies in Video (Alexander Street) is a cinematic survey of the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people as well as the cultural and political evolution of the LGBT community. This first-of-its-kind collection features award-winning documentaries, interviews, archival footage, and select feature films exploring LGBT history, gay culture and subcultures, civil rights, marriage equality, LGBT families, AIDS, transgender issues, religious perspectives on homosexuality, global comparative experiences, and other topics. LGBT Studies in Video provides students and researchers across disciplines a multi-content perspective on the LGBT political, cultural and social movements throughout the twentieth century and into the present day. It also provides key resources of interest to students and researchers in sociology, anthropology, psychology, counseling, history, political science, gender studies, cultural studies, and religious studies."

Other Featured Titles Available in the Library Collections

Reserving Videos

The Lesley Library video collection is available to Lesley faculty, staff and current students. Same day pick up is available at the Sherrill Library on the South Campus only. Videos must be booked in advance for pick up at the DOBLE/Quad Campus or University Hall/Porter Campus.

Video Pickup and Delivery Options:

SHERRILL LIBRARY on the South Campus During library hours (Same day pick up available)

DOBLE Mailroom - M-F 8 AM - 6 PM (three business days notice required - closed weekends)

UNIVERSITY HALL - VIDEO PICK-UP NOW AVAILABLE M-F FROM 11 AM - 4 PM IN ROOM 3-048 (three business days notice required - closed weekends)

For same day pick up at the Sherrill Library, you can also choose to stop by the Sherrill circulation desk, but advance reservations are recommended to guarantee availability.

Moriarty videos must be requested and picked up at that location.

Video Reservations: Call 617-349-8850 or use the Online Video Reservation form