About this Site
This site is home to news and information related to the Brooklyn College Library Zine Collection. Our collection began in 2011 and consists of print zines. Our primary focus is upon zines created within or about the borough of Brooklyn, although we also collect other work.
For more information, see About the Collection.
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Category Archives: BCLCollection
Our opening celebration on Tuesday was really enjoyable for all of us who have been working on the zine collection. We are indebted to all of you who joined in our celebration. We’re in awe of all of you who … Continue reading
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See you Tonight!
We’re really excited to welcome everyone to the library later today. We also just finished this comment box so you can let us know what you think about the collection once you get here! If you can’t make it to … Continue reading
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We’re saving our official glee for tomorrow’s celebration, but we also are super stoked to have this collection out on the shelves already: Come see the rest tomorrow!
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Directions to Opening Celebration
In case you need directions to the Brooklyn College campus for our zine celebration tomorrow, you can look for details on this page. Visitors may be asked for identification when coming onto our campus, but the event is free and … Continue reading
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Fold, Staple, Share Flyer
Flyer by zine interns Sarah Rappo and Erica Saunders–please share!
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Press Release: Brooklyn College Library Unveils Zine Collection
For Immediate Release Brooklyn College Library Unveils Zine Collection: Opening Celebration to Include Zine Readings and Exhibition, July 31, 2012 7-9pm Brooklyn, NY — In celebration of the newly-established Brooklyn College Library Zine Collection, an opening celebration will be held … Continue reading
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SAVE THE DATE: JULY 31 BROOKLYN COLLEGE LIBRARY ZINE OPENING CELEBRATION
Mark your calendars: on Tuesday, July 31, 2012, the Brooklyn College Library will celebrate the opening of our zine collection from 7-9pm. We will debut the new browsing collection in the library and applaud Brooklyn zines. This celebration will be … Continue reading
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Welcome our new zine interns!
I’m so happy to welcome Erica Saunders and Sarah Rappo to the Brooklyn College Library as our summer 2012 zine interns! Erica and Sarah are both library students attending Queens College. This summer they will be working on some very … Continue reading
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The Start of a List of Zines about Immigration and Nationality
A while back I asked readers of this blog and a group of zine librarians for suggestions of zines that talk about immigration, nationality and transition. I got a lot of great recommendations (thank you Jenna and Kate and Sara … Continue reading
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Slides from Zines from the Borough Presentation
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