Sub-series F-314-1-1 - What's Brewing (BC) Magazine issues

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What's Brewing (BC) Magazine issues

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  • Textual records

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  • 2015-2020 (Creation)

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5.25 cm of textual records: 23 magazine issues

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Sub-series consists of print copies of individual issues of What's Brewing, from Smith's relaunch of the magazine in 2015 (vol. 25, no. 1) to the last print edition of December 2020 (vol. 30, no. 4). Note that two issues from 2016 (vol. 26, nos. 1 and 4) are full-colour proof copies; the remaining are follow the normal format of colour cover with black-and-white content. No print editions have been issued after 2020, when the magazine shifted to an entirely online presence.

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  • English

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    A complete run of issues from 2015 to 2020 is available in digital format on the What's Brewing ISSUU site at (last accessed: October 30, 2023). The ISSUU site also includes digital copies of 2009-2014 issues of the magazine's previous iteration as the newsletter of CAMRA BC.

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    All files are open with no access restrictions.

    Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

    See the note on Terms governing use in the parent series and fonds descriptions.

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    For copies of the pre-2015 version of What's Brewing when it was the newsletter of CAMRA BC, see the John Rowling fonds series F-318-1-1; this has a fairly run of issues from volume 1 (1990) to volume 18 (2008), with more sporadic coverage from 2009-2013.

    Smith also acquired a run of What's Brewing (Canada), the newsletter of CAMRA Canada from 1982-1992; see series 4-1 in this fonds.

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    January 2024: sub-series first arranged and described

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    • English

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