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

General FTM Resources Hudson's FTM Resource Guide
  The Transitional Male
   
Health Resources Dr. Nick Gorton's "Medical Therapy and Health Maintenance for Transgender Men"
  Vancouver Coastal Health (British Columbia)
  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
  UCSF Center of Excellence for Transgender Health
Check out the "Primary Care Protocol for Transgender Patient Care" in the Learning Center section of the website
  Trans-Health.com
  QueerTransmen.org
   
Surgery Resources TransBucket.com – Photos of surgery results
  FTM Surgery Info Yahoo Group
   
Support & Connection FtM-Trans Yahoo Group
  Live Journal FTM Forum
  Original Plumbing Magazine
  PFLAG'S Transgender Network
   
Conferences Gender Odyssey
  Philadelphia Trans-Health Conference
   
FTM Photo Images Jana Marcus – "Transfigurations" photo exhibit
  Successful TransMen: Links and Photos
  Loren Cameron's website
   
Advocacy National Center for Transgender Equality
  National Gay & Lesbian Task Force - Transgender Civil Rights Project
   
Identity Documents Driver's License Policies by State
by the National Center for Transgender Equality
  Dr. Becky's Changing Birth Certificates webpage
Complete state and province listings — Dr. Becky keeps the website as current possible, but check with your local jurisdiction
  Changing Social Security Administration Records
by the National Center for Transgender Equality
  Changing or Obtaining a Passport in New Gender
New US passport policy updated January, 2011, by the Department of State
  "Understanding the New Passport Gender Change Policy"
US Passport Information Sheet, by the National Center for Transgender Equality
  "ID Please: A Guide to Changing Your California and Federal Identity Documents to Match Your Gender Identity"
HTML PDF

by the Transgender Law Center—includes information on passport, Social Security records, Selective Service, and more
   
Legal Resources "Know Your Rights – Transgender People & the Law" HTML PDF
By the ACLU—includes information about identity documents, family issues, and more
  Transgender Law Center
  National Center for Lesbian Rights
NCLR is a leader for transgender rights—don't be put off by the name
  Transgender Law and Policy Institute
  Phyllis Randolph Frye's Trangender Legal website
  Lambda Legal
   
Selective Service "Selective Service or 'The Draft' and Trans Men"
from Hudson's FTM Guide
  Selective Service information from "ID Please"
by the Transgender Law Center
  "The Selective Service – How the Selective Service Impacts Transgender People"
by the National Center for Transgender Equality
  "Request for Status Information Letter"
Selective Service System's form for requesting letter stating exemption from registering for the draft
   
Workplace "Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace, 2nd Edition"
by Samir Luther, Human Rights Campaign Foundation
  "Transgender-Inclusive Benefits for Employees and Dependents"
by the Human Rights Campaign
   
Travel Travel Tips for Transgender People
by the National Center for Transgender Equality
   
Youth TransYouth Family Allies
  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 FTM Books
  "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


compiled by John Otto, MLIS
updated November 17, 2011