Access to the collection as well as reference and research assistance is offered to all Brooklyn College students, alumni, faculty, and administrators as well as other members of the CUNY community. Visitors must present their valid CUNY identification at both the campus security and library entrances to gain access to the first floor browsing collection and the zines housed in Special Collections. Contact Zine Librarian Prof. Robin Potter for more information or to make a research appointment.
Access is available to outside researchers, writers, and students, who should secure permission from the Zine Librarian prior to visiting the collections. All collections, unless otherwise restricted, are available for review by responsible researchers. Please contact Professor Robin Potter, Zine Librarian, at zinecollection (at) brooklyn.cuny.edu or (718) 758-8214 to set up an appointment.
After making an appointment, upon arriving at the Brooklyn College campus, you must present a valid photo ID to security officers at both the campus and library entrances. Please let the Library security officer know that you have made an appointment to view the zine collection with Professor Robin Potter.