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British Small Presses

Books and periodicals published in Britain by small and independent presses are received automatically, with the Library acquiring retrospectively to fill any gaps. Small presses cover the spectrum of knowledge but are particularly well known for poetry and local history.


Fine presses, artists' books, and book arts
History and Society
Little magazines
Zines, fanzines, alternative comics, and graphic novels

AA Independent Press Guide Poet and artist Dee Rimbaud's guide to pubishers and magazines.

Independent Publishers Guild

The Little Magazines, Alternative Press and Poetry Store Collections
Very extensive holdings from mid-1960s of UK little magazines, small press and underground publications in particular, and large but less comprehensive holdings of U.S. publications. Based at University College London.

The Little Magazines Project
Online bibliography of UK little magazines, with indexes to some magazines. Based at Nottingham Trent University.

An online listing of current UK small presses, giving contact details for each publisher.