Internet Resources For Graphic Novel Collection Development

Guides, News, & Reviews

  • Diamond Comics Distributors | visit
  • Graphic Novel Reporter | visit
  • Digital Webbing | visit
  • Artbomb | visit
  • No Flying, No Tights | visit
  • YALSA's Great Graphic Novels for Teens list | visit
  • Librarian's Guide to Anime & Manga | visit
  • Information & Justification | visit
  • Cooperative Children’s Book Center| visit
  • Library Journal | visit
  • Publishers Weekly | visit
  • School Library Journal | visit
  • Voice of Youth Advocates | visit
  • Comics Worth Reading | visit
  • Newsarama | visit
  • Yahoo Comic Book Sites | visit
  • Google Comics Directory | visit

Publishers & Distributors

  • DC | visit
  • Johnny DC (DC comics for kids) | visit
  • Marvel | visit
  • Marvel Adventures (Marvel's imprint for kids) | visit
  • Diamond Comics Distributors | visit
  • Archie Comics | visit
  • Active Synapse | visit
  • Dark Horse | visit
  • Fantagraphics | visit
  • First Second | visit
  • IDW Publishing | visit
  • Graphix (Scholasitc's graphic novel imprint) | visit
  • Image Comics | visit
  • NBM Publishing | visit
  • Tokypop | visit
  • Viz Communications | visit
  • Drawn & Quarterly | visit

History, Bibliographies, & Reference

  • ComicsResearch.org | visit
  • A History of Sequential Art | visit
  • Lambiek Comiclopedia | visit
  • Comics 2 Film | visit

Collection Development Tools

  • Comic Books for Young Adults | visit
  • Diamond Bookshelf for Libraries and Schools | visit
  • BWI Title Tales (Requires sign-in)| visit
  • Masterlist of Comic Book and Trading Card Stores| visit
  • Museum of Black Superheroes | visit
  • YALSA's "Great Graphic Novels for Teens" lists | visit
  • Comic Book Awards Almanac | visit

Organizations & Discussions Lists

  • Comic Book Legal Defense Fund | visit
  • Graphic Novels in Libraries (GNLIB-L) | visit
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This project was made possible in part by a Family Literacy Library Services grant from the New York State Library, New York State Education Department.