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!
Tagsacademiclibraries Barnard bclzinecollection brooklyn brooklyncollege brooklynzines brooklynzinesters cataloging classvisits collectiondevelopment donations events facultyday Fales fundraising immigration librarians meta narratives news nyc NYCzinelibraries NYPL NYU opening presentations publiclibraries riotgrrrl smallpress spotlight students supportsmallpress teaching temporarylibraries workshop zine.exhibitions zinearchives zinefests zinefieldtrip zineinterns zinelibraries zinelibraryday zinereading zines zinesters
Tag Archives: brooklynzines
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
Fold, Staple, Share: The Brooklyn College Library Zine Collection from Alycia I’ve just returned from a great day at the 2013 Metro Annual Meeting and wanted to share the slides from my presentation about the zine collection. If anyone is … Continue reading
Check it out: Kristopher Jansma just published this piece about the Brooklyn College Library Zine Collection over at The Outlet, titled Literary Artifacts: Say You Want a Revolution? Zines at the Brooklyn College Library.
Check out today’s Wall Street Journal for an article about the Brooklyn College Library Zine Collection.
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
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
We’re excited to be tabling at the Brooklyn Zine Fest tomorrow–we’ll debut a new BCL zine, and hope to do some trades for the collection! p.s. We really love the Meet Your Zinemaker series that the BZF … Continue reading
[kml_flashembed movie=”http://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=cftzinepresentation-111220125759-phpapp01&stripped_title=zines-from-the-borough&userName=alyciaaicyla” width=”525″ height=”405″ allowfullscreen=”true” /]
Poking about on the internet, I ran across this article from the Brooklyn Rail and knew that I had to get in touch with Zohra Saed and Robert Booras, or UpSet Press. Two parts of the article really caught my … Continue reading