Image Rights Courtesy of Kay Tobin Lahusen, Original Photographer
Biography by Victor Salvo
Biography edited and vetted by Dr. Marcia Gallo, UNLV and
Kay Tobin Lahusen, Ms. Gittings's partner of 47 years

Barrett, Ellen M, and Crew, Louie. The gay academic.
Palm Springs, California, ETC Publications, 1978
Gittings, Barbara. "Gays in Library Land." Daring to Find Our Own Names.
James V. Carmichael, Jr., ed.
Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1998. 81-93

Holden, Stephen. "Finding Courage and Anguish on the Road to Gay Pride."
New York Times (July 31, 1998): E22

Marcus, Eric. Making History:
The Struggle for Gay and Lesbian Equal Rights 1945-1990: An Oral History
New York: HarperCollins, 1992. 104-26, 213-27

Perry, Troy D., and Thomas L. P. Swicegood.
"New Thoughts on Unthinkable Subjects."
Profiles in Gay and Lesbian Courage.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991. 153-78

"Special Awards." GLAAD Notes 3 (June 30, 2001): 5

Stein, Marc. "Gittings, Barbara." Lesbian Histories and Cultures: An Encyclopedia
Bonnie Zimmerman, ed. New York: Garland, 2000. 335