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Collins Library Zine Collection: Research Zines

Related Books at Collins Library

Books can also be excellent sources for locating background information or placing a topic in context with related issues. Search Collins Library Primo Search for titles. A sampling of potentially relevant books is listed below.

E-books at Collins

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Using Library of Congress Subject Headings

Books in Primo are assigned Library of Congress Subject Headings.  In many ways, subject headings are a form of tagging, in that they represent the content of the material and provide ways for you to efficiently locate more materials that are conceptually related. 

Here are several examples of the various ways you can use LCSH to help pinpoint what you need:


Zines -- Publishing

Underground periodicals

Underground press publications


Featured Resources

Recommended Databases for Research on Zines and Zine Culture

There are several databases from which to choose when you are seeking scholarly work. Don't forget, recommended subject databases for each discipline can also be found on the "articles" tab in each library subject guide.

Zine Resources Online