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== History ==
 
== History ==
  
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The Chicago Underground Library (CUL) is a collection focusing on material produced by small presses or independent publishers in the Chicago area. The collection includes [[zines]], [[comics]], [[books]], [[chapbooks]], [[newsletters]], [[art books]], [[magazines]] and [[pamphlets]], with an emphasis on inclusivity and a disregard for formats and genres.
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CUL is among a number of organizations formed to house materials which are frequently excluded from library shelves, but the CUL collection is defined more by location than by any format or subculture.
  
 
== Events/Projects ==
 
== Events/Projects ==

Revision as of 21:22, 29 June 2006

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History

The Chicago Underground Library (CUL) is a collection focusing on material produced by small presses or independent publishers in the Chicago area. The collection includes zines, comics, books, chapbooks, newsletters, art books, magazines and pamphlets, with an emphasis on inclusivity and a disregard for formats and genres.

CUL is among a number of organizations formed to house materials which are frequently excluded from library shelves, but the CUL collection is defined more by location than by any format or subculture.

Events/Projects

Please add information on any notable events or projects your library has been involved with/produced.

External Link

Chicago Underground Library