Zine Cataloging: No Housework Day 2014

April 7 is National No Housework Day. I observe that holiday pretty much every day that I'm not expecting a houseguest. Except laundry. I do that sometimes. 


Cover from author's Etsy shop.

Gift of Annelise Ream

Furr Zine #1 by Midge Belickis, 2011


Cover from author's Etsy shop

Purchased from Portland Button Works

Across Mountains, Oceans, Rivers & Streams #1 (x2) by Katie Ash & Kirsten Smith, 2012

This split is issued as two separate zines, which is a cataloging challenge. Catalogers, please check out the record and let me know if you would have handled it differently. 

Basements & Living Rooms: a Zine about DIY Music & House Shows #3 by Shannon, 2012?


Cover from Portland Button Works

Electric Voyager, vol. 1: (Jedna) Prague: a Fucked Up Travelogue by Marya Errin Jones, 2011


Cover from Portland Button Works

"The Iron Curtain had fallen in 1989, Democracy and Chicken McNuggets had made their insidious way to town, but I was in Bohemia , and Prague, a landlocked city that seemed, well, really pretty pissed about that fact. The people basically weren't interested in English in any way and pretty much hated the Americans who were infesting the place."

Electric Voyager, vol. 2: the Warp & the Woof by Marya Errin Jones, 2013?


Cover from author's Etsy shop

Everydaypants #2 by Ramsey Beyer, 2012


Cover from author's Etsy shop

It's Not You. I Just Need Space (Interplanetary Letters of Love and Rejection) by Chella Quint, 2011


Cover from Portland Button Works

Excerpt to a letter from Uranus on behalf of the (Eight) Planets to Pluto: "You've never really fit in and we've got to downsize. It's a 'last in, first out' thing - no hard feelings. You're just not quite 'planet material'."

Morgenmuffel #15 & 16 by Isy, 2006 & 2007


Cover from Portland Button Works


Cover from In Vino Veritas zine distro

Null & Void or, Bathrobes: a Conversation about Gender (or Lack Thereof) by Chris and j., 2012


Cover from Portland Button Works

Chris, "people who want to be post-feminist irritate me, because i feel that feminism (for as freaking flawed as it is) is still something htat's useful and necessary. i *want* to say i'm post-gender, because gender ISN'T something i feel is useful and necessary."


Trade with the Author

Dreams of Hot Grasses by Danielle Patrick, 2013


Cover from author's Etsy shop

Funeral by Danielle Patrick, 2013


Cover from author's Etsy shop

Jessica Fletcher: in Which I Drop Out of School to Find my True Calling by Danielle Patrick, 2011

Optogram #1: Small Town Story by Danielle Patrick, 2013


Cover from author's Etsy shop
 

New-to-us Library of Congress Subject Headings

Budgerigar--Comic books, strips, etc.

Funeral rites and ceremonies.

Outer space--Humor.

Telemarketing.