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Art - Comics and Graphic Novels

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Finding Comics and Graphic Novels

To find graphic novels, and books about graphic novels search OBIS for the Subject graphic novels
To find comics, and books about comics search OBIS for the Subject comic books

To find books about your topic and graphic novels or comics enter a Keyword search:

KEYWORD [your topic] and ("graphic novels" or comic*)

For example:

KEYWORD native americans and ("graphic novels" or comic*)

Quotes search for the phrase "graphic novels".  The asterisk after comic is a "wildcard" symbol.

Comics and graphic novels

The following series, journals and websites cover graphic novels, comics and related genre.  Click here for More comics journals.

Palgrave Studies in Comics and Graphic Novels
 A book series covering all aspects of the comic strip, comic book, and graphic novel, with clear language, expansive coverage and theoretical sophistication. International scholars from diverse backgrounds present new thinking about politics, history, aesthetics, production, distribution, and reception as well as the digital realm. All publications in the series are rigorously peer-reviewed.  Series Editor Roger Sabin is Professor of Popular Culture at the University of the Arts London, UK and a renowned scholar in the field.  (The 'Sabin Award' is given annually at the International Graphic Novels and Comics Conference.)

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