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Zines @ VPL   Tags: alternative_publishing, diy, zines  

A guide to all things zines at VPL (and a little beyond).
Last Updated: Mar 1, 2017 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Everything Zines

  • The Book of Zines  Icon
    A portal to tons of zine resources and published content by the editor of the "Book of Zines", Chip Rowe.
  • Broken Pencil: The Magazine of Zine Culture and Independent Arts  Icon
    BP reviews the best zines, books, websites, videos and artworks from the underground and reprints the best articles from the alternative press. It is an online and print magazine.
  • Grrrl Zine Network  Icon
    An archive of around one thousand feminist-oriented zines and distros from more than thirty countries in twelve languages. It is not being maintained, but is a great archive.
  • No Staple zine template  Icon
    Available for the first time at Coachella 2009, this is a template and instructions for putting together your own single-sided mini stapler needed!
  • Stolen Sharpie Revolution
    For a decade, Stolen Sharpie Revolution has been a useful tool in the creation of zines and the celebration of the ever changing zine community. In addition to two editions of Stolen Sharpie, Alex Wrekk created the now classic zine, Brainscan, in 1997, and has since produced 28 issues.
  • Two-Fisted Librarians
    A pulp fiction anthology zine blogsite.
  • We Love Zines  Icon
    A Tumblr full of zine news.
  • We Make Zines  Icon
    A social networking site similar to Facebook but for zine lovers.
  • Zine Libraries Info  Icon
    The zine libraries interest group is a collective of people interested in all aspects of zine libraries.
  • Zine Wiki  Icon
    An open-source encyclopedia devoted to zines and independent media.
  • Zine World  Icon
    Reviews and information about zines, comics, self-published books, chapbooks and other DIY stuff. Often called the best review zine being published in the U.S.

Online Zine Archives

  • Queer Zine Archive Project  Icon
    The Queer Zine Archive Project (QZAP) was first launched in November 2003 in an effort to preserve queer zines and make them available to other queers, researchers, historians, punks, and anyone else who has an interest DIY publishing and underground queer communities.
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    Greetings, dissident.

    History is not something that happens to peopleā€”it is the activity of people. In every moment, in every decision and gesture, we make our culture, our life stories, our world, whether we take responsibility for this ourselves or ascribe this power to executives, politicians, pop stars, economic systems, or deities.
  • Zine Archive  Icon
    Over 6,000 digitized zines.

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