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Comparative Literature 335: Comic Art in North America, 1895-Present

Online library catalogs

Article databases

 Katezjammer KidsSuperman Action Comics no.1The Dark KNightV for Vendetta


Selected print reference materials

The following print materials are either in the Reference Collection, Main Floor of the Du Bois Library, or in the stacks (12th floor):

The World Encyclopedia of Comics. 7v.   REF  PN6710  .W6 1999  +

The Encyclopedia of Contemporary Manga.    UM East Asian Reference    PN6790.J3  G46 2006    

The World Encyclopedia of Cartoons.   NC1325  .W67 1980    

The Readers' Advisory Guide to Graphic Novels.    Z692.G7  G655 2010    

500 Essential Graphic Novels: The Ultimate Guide   PN6707  .K36 2008  

The 101 Best Graphic Novels     PN6710  .W447 2001   

The graphic novels section runs from PN6707 to PN6790 on the 12th floor.