Wertz Art and Architecture Library Zine Collection Edit

Summary

Identifier
Mss. Coll. Zin

Dates

  • 1969 (Creation)

Extents

  • 461 Items (Whole)
    5 boxes

Subjects

Notes

  • Abstract

    Collection of zines made by Miami students and others. Used primarily for instruction.

  • Arrangement

    Collection is arranged into two series: the teaching collection, which is arranged by subject alphabetically and the workshop collection, which is arranged by semester and class or event.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Materials do not circulate and are made available to users at Wertz Art and Architecture Library.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Materials do not circulate and may only be used in Wertz Art and Architecture Library.

  • Physical Location

    Wertz Art and Architecture Library, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio.

  • Scope and Contents

    This zine collection contains two series: the teaching collection, which is comprised of zines made by creators outside Miami University purchased or donated to the collection and used as examples for zine workshop instruction and the workshop colletion, which is comprised of zines made by Miami students during in-class zine workshops or other zine events held at the library. Unless noted in the item level record, students were not given a specific assignment with their zines; instead they were encouraged to explore and create what they wanted.

  • Preferred Citation

    Miami University Libraries, Wertz Art and Architecture Library, Oxford, Ohio.

  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Accruals

    Further accruals expected.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Zines in the teaching collection were purchased by the arts and humanities librarian or donated by individuals. Zines in the workshop collection were donated by the Miami students or faculty who made them.

Components