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MLBSSA Collections: Fanzines, Catalogs, and Record Industry Materials

a listing of all collections open for research


The MLBSSA, as well as the Browne Popular Culture Library, hold a wealth of Fanzines (or 'zines, as they are typically called). Learn more about the collection in our music zine research guide.

Record Catalogs


Our collection of Filk (not folk) music--a genre of music inspired by or based on themes from science fiction--includes printed anthologies of music, commercial recordings, and several unique cassette recordings. To learn more, visit our Filk research guide.  

Additional filk materials can be found in the archival filk collections at the Bill Schurk Sound Archives and the Browne Popular Culture Library.

Popular Music Artist Marketing Materials

Record Sleeves Collection