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Comic Books and Graphic Novels: Articles

A library research guide to help write about comics/manga. This is a work-in-progress, so please let us know if you have any suggestions.

Library of Congress Subject Headings

American wit and humor, Pictorial

Caricature and cartoons

Comic books, strips, etc.

Comic books, strips, etc., History and Criticism

Comic books, strips, etc., United States

Graphic novels

Graphic novels, United States

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Wanto go to Cartoon School?

A few readings to check out

Arts related databases - try searching here with keywords

General Databases - search here with keywords such as "superheroes"

Interested in Wonder Woman?

I'd love to talk to you about the history of Wonder Woman! Contact: Ann Matsuuchi, LaGuardia Community College Library (

Credo Topic Pages

Brings together various resources available through the library's subscription databases. Designed by Credo Reference, topic pages provide excellent background material including definitions, encyclopedia entries, scholarly articles and relevant e-books.

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