Zines in libraries : selecting, purchasing, and processing / edited by Lauren DeVoe and Sara Duff ; in collaboration with Core Publishing.

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"This resource offers top-to-bottom guidance for collection development and acquisitions staff, administrators, catalogers, and access services librarians in understanding and processing zines for library collections"-- Provided by publisher.


Chicago : ALA Editions, 2022.

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x, 163 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm


Introduction: Zines in libraries / Meg Metcalf -- The importance of acquiring zines / Joan Jocson-Singh -- Zine collection development : policy, selection, and promotion / Katrin Abel -- Genre, context, and purpose in contemporary Latin American fanzines / Joshua Lupkin -- Zines in school libraries / Mica Johnson -- Zines online / Marta Chudolinska -- Zines and acquisitions : adventure and conundrum / Lauren DeVoe -- The Barnard Zine Library : the controlled and the wild / Jenna Freedman -- The Zine union catalog / Lauren Kehoe -- Circulating zines / Ziba Pérez -- Zine preservation / Jeremy Brett -- Our zine futures : a call for accessible, inclusive, and diverse zine communities / Ann Matsushima Chiu (A'misa).

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Includes bibliographical references and index.


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