FTM Information Resources
by John Otto, MLIS
www.jotto.info

General FTM Resources Hudson's FTM Resource Guide
  The Transitional Male
   
Health Resources UCSF Center of Excellence for Transgender Health
Check out the "Guidelines for the Primary and Gender-Affirming Care of Transgender and Gender Nonbinary People" in the Learning Center section of the website
  Standards of Care, Rev. 7 (2011) – World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH)
WPATH is the former Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association (HBIGDA) and is the main professional body promoting evidence-based care, education, research, advocacy, public policy and respect in transgender health
  Transgender Health Information Program - Vancouver Coastal Health (British Columbia)
  Trans-Health.com
  Dr. Nick Gorton's "Medical Therapy and Health Maintenance for Transgender Men"
  QueerTransmen.org
   
Surgery Resources TransBucket.com – Photos of surgery results
  FTM Surgery Info Yahoo Group
   
Support & Connection FtM-Trans Yahoo Group
  FTM Magazine
  Live Journal FTM Forum
  Original Plumbing Magazine
  PFLAG - the nation's largest family and ally organization
   
Conferences Gender Odyssey
  Philadelphia Trans-Health Conference
  Moving Trans History Forward 2016 Conference - University of Victoria, BC, Canada
   
FTM Photo Images Jess T. Dugan – "to survive on this shore" trans elder photo project
  Jana Marcus – "Transfigurations" photo exhibit
  Successful TransMen: Links and Photos
   
Advocacy National Center for Transgender Equality
  Lambda Legal - Transgender Rights Toolkit
  National LGBTQ Task Force
  Human Rights Campaign (HRC)
  Gender Justice League (WA State)
  U.S. Trans Survey 2015
  National Transgender Discrimination Survey - "Injustice at Every Turn" (2011)
   
Identity Documents Identity Documents and Privacy
by the National Center for Transgender Equality
  Name Change, Driver's License, and Birth Certificate Policies by State
by the National Center for Transgender Equality
  "Know Your Rights - Passports"
by the National Center for Transgender Equality
  Passport Gender Designation Change
US passport gender change policy and FAQ, by the U.S. Department of State
  "Transgender People and the Social Security Administration"
US Passport Information Sheet, by the National Center for Transgender Equality
  Social Security Administration Policy for Gender Change
exact policy from Social Security Administration website
  "ID Please: Quick Guide to Changing Federal Documents;
by the Transgender Law Center—includes information on passport, Social Security records, and more
  Transgender Law Center's Identity Documents Resources
  Identity Documents
by Lambda Legal from their Transgender Rights Toolkit
  Dr. Becky's Changing Birth Certificates
Complete state and province listings — Dr. Becky keeps the website as current possible, but check with your local jurisdiction
   
Legal Resources American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) - Transgender Rights
  Transgender Law Center
  Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund
  National Center for Lesbian Rights
NCLR is a leader for transgender rights—don't be put off by the name
  Transgender Law & Policy Institute
  Phyllis Randolph Frye's Trangender Legal website
  Lambda Legal
  Lambda Legal - Transgender Rights Toolkit
   
Workplace Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace: Recommended Policies and Practices
by the Human Rights Campaign
  "Transgender-Inclusive Benefits for Employees and Dependents"
by the Human Rights Campaign
   
Selective Service & Military "Selective Service or 'The Draft' and Trans Men"
from Hudson's FTM Guide
  "The Selective Service – How the Selective Service Impacts Transgender People"
by the National Center for Transgender Equality
  Who Must Register for the Draft and Transgender Exemptions
Selective Service website - transgender information near the bottom
  "Status Information Letter"
Selective Service website - information about the status information letter
  Transgender American Veterans Association
Selective Service System's form for requesting letter stating exemption from registering for the draft
   
Travel "Know Your Rights - Airport Security"
by the National Center for Transgender Equality
   
Youth Gender Diversity
  Gender Spectrum Family
  "Kids of Trans Resource Guide"
by COLAGE, a support and advocacy organization for daughters and sons of LGBT parents
   
Aging Transgender Aging Network (TAN)
  TAN's list of trans aging publications
all listed publications are downloadable PDFs
   
Books Seattle Public Library Transgender Book & Video Lists
by John Otto, Seattle Public Library
  FTM Book List
by John Otto, 2011
  "TRANScending Identities: A Bibliography of Resources on Gender Variance, Transgender and Intersex Topics"
by Nancy Silverrod, San Francisco Public Library, 2008
  "TRANScending Identities: A Bibliography of Resources on Transgender and Intersex Topics"
by the GLBT Round Table of the American Libraries Association, 2005
  "Gender Transgression in Books for Children, Teens, and Caring Adults"
by Nancy Silverrod, San Francisco Public Library
   
Archives Transgender Archives - University of Victoria, BC, Canada
UVic houses the largest transgender archives in the world
  National Transgender Library & Archives
University of Michigan Library
  Digital Transgender Archives
A website that aggregates archives with transgender materials
   


compiled by John Otto, MLIS
updated November 20, 2016