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OCAD U Zine Library

Introduction to Zines and Self-Publishing 

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Zines & Self-Publishing Workshop Files:

Introduction to InDesign for Zines 

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InDesign Workshop Files: 

Introduction to Photoshop 

Intro to Zine Making Livestream

Zines shown in the Intro to Zine Making Livestream: 

From My Island to Yours - Miles Davitt

50 cUrSeD tH1nGs to s3nd t0 y0ur PeNpAl - Pandy Ma

Well Wheel Will We’ll - Sophia Page @ladle_gull

Hourly Comics - Pam Wishbow

this is my pet - Lily Snowden-Fine

Cityscape - unknown creator

OKKERMIT - Dart Garley @dart.garley

anon - Karen Shangguan

GROW - Megan Sebesta

Cloud People - Scting

plant life - Jen Tong

One Zero Zero - @amdachu

Shrimperific! - @powerswithin

Oh Dear Mr. Dear - Wai Au

OFF THE ICE - Wai Au

Softcover bookbinding at Home

Image of book being sewn and a book with a finished binding, with text that says 'OCAD UNIVERSITY LIBRARY Softcover Bookbinding at home.

 

Recommended Resources:

 

One page folded zine

How to Make a No-Staple Mini Comic or Zine - Artist Guild, Formerly the Cartoonist’s League of Absurd Washingtonians (Tacoma, WA). http://www.cartoonistsleague.org/how-to-make-a-no-staple-mini-comic-or-zine/

No-Staple Zine. www.youtube.com, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HLPb2XIXb2o

“Psuedofolio.” Psuedofolio, https://psuedofolio.tumblr.com/post/23073672643

Pamphlet Stitch

Bookbinding Tutorial: Pamphlet Stitch. www.youtube.com, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LzM_BcebjTg

BOOKLYN ED MANUAL | Booklyn. https://booklyn.org/booklyn-ed-manual/.  https://booklyn.org/resources/ispamphlet.pdf

Stab Binding

“Bookbinding.” Becca Making Faces, https://beccamakingfaces.com/category/bookbinding/

BOOKLYN ED MANUAL | Booklyn. https://booklyn.org/booklyn-ed-manual/.  https://booklyn.org/resources/isstab.pdf

Kris. “Stab Bound Journal.” How Did You Make This? | Luxe DIY, 23 July 2012, https://howdidyoumakethis.com/stab-bound-journal/.

 

In the OCAD U Library 

Items in our physical Library collections are available for curbside pickup as of March 9, 2021. Follow the links to the Library catalogue to reserve a copy of one of our great bookbinding books. To learn more about the LIbrary's curbside service, visit https://ocadu.libguides.com/CurbsidePickup 

Blake, Kathy. Handmade Books: A Step-by-Step Guide to Crafting Your Own Books. 1st ed, Bulfinch Press, 1997. https://ocad.ipac.sirsidynix.net/ipac20/ipac.jsp?uri=full=3100001~!84081~!0&ipp=1000

Cambras, Josep. The Complete Book of Bookbinding. 1st ed, Lark Books, 2005. https://ocad.ipac.sirsidynix.net/ipac20/ipac.jsp?uri=full=3100001~!50468~!0&ipp=1000

Kyle, Hede, and Ulla Warchol. The Art Of The Fold: How to Make Innovative Books and Paper Structures. Laurence King Publishing, 2018. https://ocad.ipac.sirsidynix.net/ipac20/ipac.jsp?uri=full=3100001~!93800~!0&ipp=1000  

LaPlantz, Shereen. Cover to Cover: Creative Techniques for Making Beautiful Books, Journals & Albums. 20th anniversary edition, Lark, 2015.  https://ocad.ipac.sirsidynix.net/ipac20/ipac.jsp?uri=full=3100001~!89180~!0&ipp=1000

LaPlantz, Shereen. The Art and Craft of Handmade Books. Lark Books, 2001. https://ocad.ipac.sirsidynix.net/ipac20/ipac.jsp?uri=full=3100001~!52960~!0&ipp=1000

Orriss, Linda. Craft Bookbinding. Crowood, 2014. https://ocad.ipac.sirsidynix.net/ipac20/ipac.jsp?uri=full=3100001~!88995~!0&ipp=1000

Smith, Keith A. Non-Adhesive Binding. Rev. & Expanded ed, Keith Smith Books, 1999. https://ocad.ipac.sirsidynix.net/ipac20/ipac.jsp?uri=full=3100001~!59052~!0&ipp=1000

Smith, Keith A. Non-Adhesive Binding: Volume 2. 3rd ed, Keith Smith Books, 1995. https://ocad.ipac.sirsidynix.net/ipac20/ipac.jsp?uri=full=3100001~!26066~!0&ipp=1000

Smith, Keith A. Non-Adhesive Binding: Volume 3. 3rd ed, Keith Smith Books, 1995. https://ocad.ipac.sirsidynix.net/ipac20/ipac.jsp?uri=full=3100001~!26067~!0&ipp=1000

Zeier, Franz. Books, Boxes, and Portfolios: Binding, Construction, and Design Step-by-Step. 1st ed, Design Press, 1990. https://ocad.ipac.sirsidynix.net/ipac20/ipac.jsp?uri=full=3100001~!37074~!0&ipp=1000