From A to Zine: Building a Winning Zine Collection in Your Library

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American Library Association, 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 152 pages
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Teen and young adult librarians, high school media specialists, academic, reference, and adult services librarians will uncover answers to questions about this new and growing literary genre:
- What is a zine and how does a library zine collection work?
- What are the pros and cons of having a zine collection in the library?
- When promoting zines, what appeals to patrons and non-library users alike?
- What is the best way to catalog and display?
- Where can libraries get zines and how much do they cost?
  

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User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

This is one of the most enjoyable books I've read for school, the moreso because it was so wonderfully nostalgic for me to read. I published a zine from 1989-1993 or so, and it turns out my zine is ... Read full review

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Contents

Philosophy Arguments and Background
1
Zine Culture 101
10
Intellectual Freedom the Library Bill of Rights and Zines
23
To Collect or Not to Collect The Whys and Wherefores
31
The Salt Lake City Public Library Zine Collection
44
Zine Collections A DoItYourself Guide
55
What Do You Do with Them Once Youve Got Them?
68
Living Arrangements
77
Appendixes
123
How to Start Your Own Zine
132
Review Zines
133
Distros
135
Zine Fairs and Conferences
141
Zine Libraries
142
Stores That Carry Zines
145
Recommended Reading
146

Spreading the Word
92
Programming and Outreach
102
Beyond the Printed Word
117

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From A to Zine, Acquisitions and Collection Development ...
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From A to Zine: Building a Winning Zine Collection in Your Library. ALA, August, 2004. 0-8389-0886-1. $35 (ALA members, $31.50), ALA order # 0886-1-2443. ...
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infodome - West Coast Zine Collection: Finding Aid
From A to Zine: Building A Winning Zine Collection in Your Library. (Chicago: American Library Association, 2004). [not yet catalogued] ...
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Your Zine Tool Kit, A DIY Collection - 6/15/2006 - Library Journal
Chris Dodge, a renowned alternative pressologist and the librarian at Utnemagazine, has been known to say, “Every library should be a special library.
www.libraryjournal.com/ article/ CA6341863.html

zmedia Librarian: From Theory to Practice: CORE BOOKS
From A to Zine: Building a Winning Zine Collection in Your Library By Julie Bartel, Published by the American Library Association; August, 2004. ...
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Collecting the wretched refuse: lifting a lamp to zines, military ...
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Fantasy and Science Fiction: Books To Look For by Charles de Lint
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