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Barnard Zine Collective Records

Identifier: BC37-40

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection contains zine flats and mastercopies from the Barnard Zine Collective's collaborative zine Sticks and Stones, event flyers, BZC pins, and event posters.

Missing the following zine flats: issue 18, 19, and 20


  • Creation: 2009 - 2023



This collection has no restrictions.

Publication Rights

Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Barnard Archives and Special Collections. The Barnard Archives and Special Collections approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Reproduction Restrictions

Photocopies or scans may be made for research purposes. Visit for specific information on zine reproduction rights.

Historical Summary

The Barnard Zine Collective (formerly known as the Barnard Zine Club) was founded in 2010 by a student named Jennie Halperin. During its earlier years, the Barnard Zine Club existed about the Barnard club sphere, refusing affiliation and operating idependently.

The Barnard Zine Collective (BZC) is a club for creating zines and also providing a space for Barnard and Columbia affiliates to make zines and learn more about zine culture. Each semester, they compile a zine, called "Sticks and Stones", of the members' pages and art. Some of the previous themes were on questions and answers, scaries and sads, the apocalpyse, maps, and parties. The z Once or twice a month, they hold workshops where students can make pages inspired by the semester's theme.


0.50 Linear Feet (1 document box)




This collection consists of materials from the Barnard College Zine Club.

Collection Arrangement

This collection is arranged chronologically.

Physical Location

This collection is located in the Barnard Archives and Special Collections, Barnard Library. To use this collection, please contact the Barnard Archives and Special Collections at 212.854.4079 or

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred by Jenna Freedman and zine club members in 2023.


Accurals are expected.

Processing Information

Processed by Olivia Newsome in December 2023.

  • Sticks and stones zines were removed and added to their own collection BC12.39
Guide to the Barnard Zine Collective Records
Olivia Newsome
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Barnard Archives and Special Collections Repository

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New York NY 10027 United States