Zines

Photograph of colorful paper zines spread on a table.

The Future of Zines at WFPLDone Editing

Watertown Free Public Library will be unveiling a circulating zine collection in September, 2021! 

We are very interested in receiving zines that have been made by Watertown creators. We are also interested in other zines that you would like donate to be considered for this new collection. Please fill out this form and a library staff person will contact you with the details.


Announcing Zine Fest at WFPL!

When: October 2, 2021
Zine Market Place: 10 am - 2 pm
Zine Programs: 10 am - 4 pm

If you are a zine creator and would like to have a table for the Zine Market Place, please register by September 15, 2021.

The cost to have a table is free, but, of course tables are limited. Tables are 8 feet long and can be shared with other creators.

If you are zine creator and would like to be on a panel to discuss your zine-making process or help lead a zine-making program for the public, please also use the above registration link.


Illustrated cover of a zine that says, "Try our Zine demo!"

How to Make a Zine

Ready to start creating? 

  • Download and print our Demo Zine as a guide! Featuring step-by-step instructions and cute kittens.
  • Watch the video below and follow along with Hatch Makerspace Assistant, Yi Bin.


Books about Zines and Zine Culture at WFPL

 Local Zine Libraries