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.
Are you a Brooklyn zine maker? Donate your work!
Category Archives: Events
The CUNY Chapfest kicked off yesterday, but today if you come out to the Graduate Center you can attend the DIY panel on zines–at 3pm: Zines: Creative Non-Fiction on the D.I.Y. Zines have many definitions, but as handmade and self-published … Continue reading
The Brooklyn College Zine Collection will be represented at the upcoming Brooklyn Zine Fest on April 21. If you have a zine you would like to donate to the collection or would like to chat about zine librarianship, please come … Continue reading
Hey Brooklyn zinesters! Get in touch and donate your zines, or offer to read at this upcoming benefit for those affected by Hurricane Sandy: The Way the Lights Went Out: A Hurricane Sandy Benefit Wednesday, January 9, 7pm Bluestockings 172 … Continue reading
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
Flyer by zine interns Sarah Rappo and Erica Saunders–please share!
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
July 21 is Zine Library Day. But since our library happens to be closed on that Saturday, we’ll be visiting Pete’s Mini Zine Fest at Pete’s Candy Store in Williamsburg instead, and then celebrating our zine collection on the 31st. Hope … Continue reading
Portland zinester Alex Wrekk has made this poster in celebration of International Zine Month–July. You can order your own poster, or print out a copy from this PDF. We suggest you have your photo taken with your zine on July 31st at … Continue reading
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