• Read here about Mumford’s latest work and visit us in May for a meet-and-greet and book signing of Kevin’s latest publishing “Not Straight, Not White”.

    Kevin Mumford
  • Now On View: Textual Empowerment Lesbian Publishing in the 1970s and 1980s

    Our current exhibit at the Norman L. Sandfield Gallery exploring lesbian publishing throughout the disco era.

    Now On View: Textual Empowerment Lesbian Publishing in the 1970s and 1980s
  • Kelley
  • Curious to see what’s been happening at Gerber Hart? Board President Carrie Barnett and Mary Morten, President of the Morten Group,
    take us on a brief tour of the new location. You are invited to view a YouTube video of the tour.

    VIDEO
  • CLASS VISITS: During the past year Gerber Hart has hosted a number of class visits from college research groups. See the class visits page.

    Student Research at Gerber Hart
  • As a library, archives, and cultural center for Chicago and the Midwest region’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people,
    Gerber Hart is dedicated to meeting the information needs of its unique community in a safe atmosphere that promotes research, exploration, and discovery.

    Vision Statement
  • To find out more about how Gerber/Hart may facilitate your research into LGBTQ history and culture, contact us at info@gerberhart.org.
    For more on Eric’s work, visit   the Library’s research web page.

    Eric Gonzaba Wearing Gay History
  • “We’re so grateful to Norman. He’s been with us every day since we since we’ve re-opened, sharing his time and energy.
    His gift will ensure that we’ll be here for many more days and years to come.”     —    Carrie Barnett, Gerber Hart Board President    Read More

    Thank You Norman
  • Come have fun and make some new friends. This is a recurring event, so check back for next month’s date and time.

    Game Night at Gerber Hart
  • Book Discussion Groups have been the cornerstone of our Gerber Hart community. Drop by for an engaging discussion and make some new friends.
    Men’s and women’s book groups are now forming. Contact info@gerberhart.org if you’d like to join or help organize.

    Book Discussion Slide