The Rare Book Collection at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill offers this blog that highlights interesting items in the collection. This blog is authored by Rare Book Collection staff, who provide helpful context to items through short essays. In one recent post, Laura Van Leuven highlights posters from around the globe that highlight student protests in the year 1968, with particular attention to Mexico 1968 - a pamphlet held in the Rare Books Collection. In another recent post, Van Leuven describes the history of zines, highlighting items from UNC's Sloane Library as well as items in the Rare Book Collection (which is home to the Mexican Comic Collection). Visitors can browse previous entries in the Rare Book Blog by topic tags including English literature, poetry, and early printed books.
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