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Exploring Comic Books, Graphic Novels, and Manga
The purpose of this page is to help faculty and students to explore the world of comic books, graphic novels, and manga.
On this page you will find:
- A link to a page full of useful websites related to comic books, graphic novels, and manga.
- Links to a preset database search for comic book, graphic novel,and manga related eBooks.
These resources can also be found on our Library Resources page.
When you are not on campus and try to use the databases, you will be prompted for a username and password. If you do not know these and are a Schoolcraft student, then give the library a call and we will provide you with the information you need.
Our phone number is: (734) 462-4440
Favorite Online Resources
ComicsResearch.org primarily covers book-length works about comic books & strips, providing detailed information & guidance on further research.
Scholarly Voices: Unflattening
The Unflattening Portal on Scholarly Voices is being designed for individuals teaching or reading Dr. Sousanis' Unflattening.
Manga Bookshelf is a multi-blog network featuring discussion, news, and reviews of English-translated Japanese comics.
Resources for Comickers
Selected links that are useful for each stage of the comic/graphic novel-making process.
Site dedicated to webcomics and webcomic creators, including tutorials, tips, news, and reviews.
Off Campus Library Database Access
Schoolcraft students, faculty, and staff can access library databases from off-campus through Blackboard by clicking the “Organizations” tab. Go to https://bb.schoolcraft.edu
Comic Book, Graphic Novel, and Manga Links