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Cataloging ONE - RDA-LOD
Historical Zine-Making Technologies
Planning ZLUCs & zine events
Teaching With Zines
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Frequently Asked Questions
Q: I just learned about zines, and I think they're really cool. Should I come to this event?
A: ZL(u)C is open to anyone who is interested in zines and libraries. It's a chance for us to get together and dig into the rich, complicated delightful questions of zine libraries. You can get a sense of the discussions that have happened at previous ZL(u)Cs by looking at
. There will almost certainly be continuations of some of those conversations -- things like zinecore and acquisition and ethics are just gonna keep coming up.
Q: I'm not a librarian OR I don't currently work with zines OR I don't work with zines or in a library. Is that a problem?
A: No? Many people are gonna bring practical problems from the zine libraries that they work with, but you certainly don't need to be in the thick of a collection to participate. And you certainly don't need to have a library degree to be a zine librarian. But if you're not interested in zines and libraries, this probably ain't the unconference for you.
Q. Is the location wheelchair accessible?
A. Yes -- both Main Library and psz are accessible to people with disabilities. You can get more information about accessibility at the University of Iowa Libraries
, If you have specific questions, feel free to
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