Board member Jacqui Shine recently wrote about processing an incoming donation of photos from an estate sale. The album of photos shows a truly beautiful look inside a couple’s life in the early 1960s. Thank you to Jacqui for processing this collection! We truly appreciate our board and volunteers forContinue Reading

Join us on Saturday, March 25th, at 2 PM for the release of Yvonne Zipter’s new poetry collection as well as an inside look at her archival collection at Gerber/Hart! Enjoy snacks after the reading as well as delicious beverages provided by Eris Brewery and Cider House! Yvonne will beContinue Reading

In January, we were saddened to hear of the death of former Board Member and Treasurer Don Friedman. Don was a beloved member of the Gerber/Hart community, and he will be missed. Don was a devoted board member who helped Gerber/Hart navigate through an especially difficult time in our history.Continue Reading


Celebrate the largest LGBTQ Library in Chicago and the Midwest at This Library is QUEER! The Gerber/Hart Spring Soiree Thursday, April 20, 7 PM – 10 PM at Sidetrack (3349 N Halsted St, Chicago) We will not be banned! Join the Board, staff and volunteers of Gerber/Hart Library and ArchivesContinue Reading