Welcome to the Bureau

An independent, all-volunteer queer cultural center, bookstore, and event space that seeks to excite and educate a self-confident, sex-positive, and supportive queer community by offering books, zines, and art and by hosting readings, film screenings, performances, and workshops.

Coronavirus Pandemic Operations

As of March 13, 2020, the Bureau is temporarily closed. During this time, we invite you to order books for delivery and join our online events. We love and miss you- our vibrant queer community!

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You can still support
the community you love

We’re gradually increasing our online inventory. If the book you’d like to purchase isn’t on the online store yet, email us: contact@bgsqd.com –Thanks!

Attend online events

The Bureau has moved to hosting events online. Join us for readings, book releases, and more.

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