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Zines are a great way to talk about health sciences, nursing, and occupational therapy! Health practitioners know that health literacy exists on a spectrum and patients spend less and less time with their care providers. Zines can be an informal way to discuss health related topics in an easily digestible manner.
You can find the SSU Zine Collection on the first floor of the library in the periodicals section.
To learn more about zines, check out this guide!
Circulation & Reserves: 978-542-6368
Interlibrary Loan: 978-542-6501 Fax: 978-542-6596
Library Help Desk: 978-542-6766
Book Return Locations:
Library Help Desk
North Campus, book drop outside library's quad entrance & College Drive entrance