A collection of zines acquired from UCI Libraries Annual Zinefest, various UCI courses, and events hosted by UCI Student Success
Initiatives and UCI Libraries. The collection also contains 13 digital zines created by students as part of the Gender and
Sexuality Studies class 100D: Queer Knowledges (Spring and Fall 2020) taught by Dr. Jeanne Scheper. Zines (short for "magazine"
or "fanzine") are self-published, small-circulation booklets, pamphlets or flyers created to advance the views of the creator.
Popular subjects include politics, music scenes, race and culture, fan clubs, social justice, gender and sexuality, counter-culture,
art and philosophy.
The collection is only minimally processed, but is open for research. Researchers may request access copies to digital materials.
Please contact the Department of Special Collections and Archives in advance to request access.