Adam, Barry D.; Brooke, Catherine L.; Bortolin, Sandra; McCauley, Jaime. “Perceptions of HIV risk among lesbian, gay, and bisexual youth” Our Schools, Our Selves 19 (2) (2010):39-54.
Adam, Barry D.; Bereket Tarik. “Navigating Islam and same-sex liaisons among men in Turkey” Journal of Homosexuality 55 (2) (2008):204-222.
Adam, Barry D. “Homophobia and heterosexism.” p.2152-2154.
In The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology. Edited by George Ritzer. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2007. vol. 5.
Adam, Barry D. “Book reviews.” Review of Laud Humphreys: Prophet of Homosexuality and Sociology. Journal of the History of Sexuality. 15 (3) (July 2006): 499-502.
Bereket, Tarik; Adam, Barry D. “The emergence of gay identities in contemporary Turkey.” Sexualities. 9 (2) (2006): 131-151.
Adam, Barry D. “Infectious behaviour: imputing subjectivity to HIV transmission.” Social Theory and Health. 4(2) (2006):168-179.
Adam, Barry D. “Relationship innovation in male couples.” Sexualities. 9(1) (2006): 5-26.
Adam, Barry D. “Constructing the neoliberal sexual actor: responsibility and care of the self in the discourse of barebackers.” Culture, Health and Sexuality. 7(4) (2005): 333-346.
Discourse analyses and interviews with 102 Toronto men who no longer practise protected sex, more than twenty years into the HIV epidemic.
Adam, Barry D. “Care, intimacy, and same-sex partnership in the 21st century.” Current Sociology. 52(2) (2004): 265–279.
Adam, Barry D. “The ‘Defense of Marriage Act’ and American exceptionalism: the ‘gay marriage’ panic in the United States.” Journal of the History of Sexuality. 12(2) (2003): 259-276.
Adam, Barry D. “Homosexuality and crime.” p.797-804. In Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice. Vol. 2. 2nd ed. Edited by Joshua Dressler. New York: Macmillan Reference, 2002.
Maticka-Tyndale, Eleanor; Adam, Barry D. ; Cohen, Jeffrey J. “Sexual desire and practice among people living with HIV and using combination anti-retroviral therapies.” Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality. 11(1) (2002): 33-40.
Adam, Barry D. “Theorizing the globalization of gay and lesbian movements.” Research in Political Sociology. 10 (2002): 123-137.
Murray, James ; Adam, Barry D. 2001. “Aging, sexuality, and HIV issues among older gay men.” Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality. 10(3/4) (2001): 75-90.
Adam, Barry D.; Maticka-Tyndale, Eleanor; Cohen, Jeffrey J. Living with Combination Therapies / Barry D. Adam, Eleanor Maticka-Tyndale, Jeffrey J. Cohen. [Windsor, Ont. : Dept. of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Windsor], 2001.
Rayside, David. “Adam, Barry.” p.5. In Who’s Who in Contemporary Gay and Lesbian History: From World War II to the Present. Edited by Robert Aldrich and Garry Wotherspoon. London: Routledge, 2000.
Adam, Barry D. “Love and sex in constructing identity among men who have sex with men.” International Journal of Sexuality and Gender Studies. 5 (4) (October 2000): 325-339.
Adam, Barry D. “Age preferences among gay and bisexual men.” GLQ. 6 (3) (2000): 413-434.
Adam, Barry D.; Sears, Alan; Schellenberg, E. Glenn. “Accounting for unsafe sex: interviews with men who have sex with men.” Journal of Sex Research. 37(1) (February 2000): 259-271.
Adam, Barry D. “Queer theory.” p. 718 in The Norton Dictionary of Modern Thought: Third Edition. Edited by Alan Bullock and Stephen Trombley. New York: Norton, 1999; also published as The New Fontana Dictionary of Modern Thought. London: HarperCollins.
Adam, Barry D. “Anatomy of a panic: state voyeurism, gender politics, and the cult of Americanism.” p.467-476. In Social Perspectives in Lesbian and Gay Studies: A Reader. Edited by Peter M. Nardi and Beth E. Schneider. New York : Routledge, 1998. HQ75.16.U6 S63 1998 (Reprinted from Gays and Lesbians in the Military: Issues, Concerns, and Contrasts,1994)
Adam, Barry D. “Theorizing homophobia.” Sexualities. 1(4) (1998): 387-404.
Adam, Barry D.; Sears, Alan. Experiencing HIV: Personal, Family, and Work Relationships / Barry D. Adam and Alan Sears. New York : Columbia University Press, 1996. RC607.A26 A34 1996
Adam, Barry D. “Anatomy of a panic: state voyeurism, gender politics, and the cult of Americanism.” p.103-118. In Gays and Lesbians in the Military: Issues, Concerns, and Contrasts. Edited by Wilbur J. Scott and Sandra Carson Stanley. New York: Aldine de Gruyter, 1994. UB418.G38 G36 1994
Adam, Barry D. “Introduction.” p. vii-xi in Constructing Sexualities. Edited by Jacqueline Murray. Windsor: University of Windsor Humanities Research Group, 1993
Adam, Barry D.; Sears, Alan. People with HIV Talk about Life, Love, Work, and Family / by Barry Adam and Alan Sears. Windsor, ON : AIDS Committee of Windsor, 
Adam, Barry D. “Post-Marxism and the new social movements” Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology. 30 (3) (1993): 316-336. HM1.C6
Adam, Barry D. “Sex and caring among men.” p. 175-183 in Modern Homosexualities. Edited by Kenneth Plummer. London: Routledge, 1992
Adam, Barry D. “Gay and lesbian movement.” p. 167-168 in Women’s Studies Encyclopedia, Volume 3. Edited by Helen Tierney. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1991
Adam, Barry D. The Rise of a Gay and Lesbian Movement / Barry D. Adam. Boston : Twayne Publishers, 1987. HQ76.5 .A33 1987
See review by Richard Dey in The Gay Review. 11(1/2) (Autumn 1991): 104-108.
See review by Alain Martinossi in International Gay and Lesbian Review. 1998.
See review by John Preston in Lambda Rising Book Report. 1(1) (1987): 5.
See review by Marv Shaw in Bay Area Reporter. 17(28) (9 July 1987): 28.
Adam, Barry D. “Further comment on the Toronto conference and social constructionists.” Sociologists Gay Caucus Newsletter. 46: ?, January 1986. Comments on the conference, “Sex and the State: Their Laws, Our Lives,” held in Toronto in June 1985.