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Cataloguing Outside the Box by Stefanie Hunker, Patricia Falk

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Fanzines

Introduction

Fanzines, or zines as they are commonly called, are generally self-published magazines. Many of them focus on very specific topics such as: science fiction, mystery, motion pictures, short stories, poems, and various types of rock music or musicians/performing groups, among others. Some zines include reviews or interviews, while others are personal zines with no one particular subject or focus. Zines are usually published irregularly and have a smaller circulation than commercially published periodicals.

The zines at BGSU are split into multiple collections, with the music zines housed in the MLSRA and other, non-music zines and Diplomacy zines (a.k.a. dipzines) housed in the BPCL in two separate collections. Until 2005, ...

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