You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Close
Search
Join TLA

Q&A RT

A resource for serving LGBTQIA patrons.

The Queers and Allies Round Table (Q&A RT, formerly GLBT RT) addresses issues of concern to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual, and ally library staff and patrons. Issues addressed may include fairness and discrimination in personnel decisions and in collections; censorship; collection development; networking; and sharing information. We provide a welcoming and supportive community for all LGBTQIA TLA members, and serve as a resource for librarians addressing the needs of LGBTQIA patrons.

Officers

Misty Wright, Chair
Elizabeth Baker, Chair-Elect
Mercedes Franks, Treasurer
Israel Favela, Webmaster
Jenny Brewer, Councilor
Jake Mangum, Past-Chair

Join or Renew Your TLA Membership!

Receive discounted TLA2019 registration and more!

 

Latest News
View all News

Library-Related Bills Begin to Move

Advocacy, TLA News

The March 8 bill filing deadline has passed, and members of the Legislature are turning their attention to moving their bills. It’s a long, convoluted process, with many obstacles along the way. And just when you experience success, that joy is tempered by the realization that you have to go through everything again when the […]

Read More

Federal Advocacy Alert: #FundLibraries 2020

TLA News, Uncategorized

On March 11, the White House released its budget proposal for FY2020. Once again, the administration has proposed to eliminate the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), which provides approximately $189.3 million in direct funding to libraries through the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). The proposal also cuts the Innovative Approaches to Literacy […]

Read More