Category Archives: zines

Advice for Your Younger Self Zine

Have you ever had thoughts like? You as a college student, “Oh wow I acted like that when I was a kid! I was so emo when I was in high school” or You as a young adult or in … Continue reading

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A post about the Toronto Zine Library OPAC and DIY library software

This was written by TZL volunteers Rotem and Brandon for the Toronto Zine Library’s Zine-O-File produced by the TZL Collective, but due to life we weren’t able to publish the winter 2019 issue, so we are sharing this here! First, … Continue reading

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Zines in unconventional/unique format

Hi zinesters! I can’t believe it’s winter already, time passes so weirdly during the pandemic. In this new blog post, we are featuring zines in unconventional or unique format. Some time ago, I discovered there’s a mystery snack vending machine … Continue reading

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Free online zines about making zines and webcomics!

Hello out there, As you can imagine, things have slowed down at the TZL since we’ve been closed due to the pandemic and are adjusting to our lives now. We’re still catching up on zine library planning and emails, and … Continue reading

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The Toronto Zine Off, Spring 2018

Hello all! We’re just writing to remind everyone that the TZL will be partnering with the Toronto Zine Off folks to host a zine trading event happening this Friday, April 6th from 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM EDT at the … Continue reading

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Take a long look at our zine library additions!

Hello Zinesters! Here’s a little introduction poem: Come by the Toronto Zine Library & check out some awesome zines while Raging Against the Machines! Brat// various// politics// full-size Don’t Fret book one// Jordan Reg.Aelick// comics// odd-size Proof I Exist #15// … Continue reading

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Feast your eyes on the zine additions

Hello zinesters, Here’s a little introduction poem: We’re cataloging quite a few zines this week Sneak a peek at the zines on this page and try not to shriek! From The Root #3: Mind // Whitney French & Melana Roberts, … Continue reading

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Belated cataloging update: So many new additions. Also, Wednesdays on hiatus

Hello, friends Sorry for not keeping in touch. It’s just something we need to work on. You know you can always visit us during staffed hours to chat. Let us know how you’ve been. We’re still in the midst of … Continue reading

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all the zines : the november update

here are the zines we’ve added to our library catalogue during the past month. thank you everyone for your contributions of these most excellent zines to our ever expanding collection. you are seriously the best. yes, you. ******************************************************* Various. AQSAZINE. … Continue reading

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new and newly catalogued zines

a quick post to celebrate all our newly catalogued zines: Tor. Deep Web. Half-size. Politics. War, Erin. Thumb Tacks and Razor Blades. Fanzine. Half-size. Weber, Aaron. Dead Wrestlers #1. Fanzine. Half-size. Lewis, Jessica Cohen, Aviva Lamb, Melody & others. Static … Continue reading

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