Graphic Novel Discussion Group @ Main
The Graphic Novel Discussion Group at the Main Library, founded in 2012, is a group for adults to talk about comics, manga, comic-themed films and television, as well as nerdy pop culture
Each month we discuss a particular work or a theme. If you aren’t sure of what to read or are interested in seeing past topics, check out our Suggested Reading List
May 21, 2022 – Bandes Dessinées
Join us as we discuss the Franco-Belgian comic tradition
June 18, 2022 – George Perez
Join us as we discuss works by this legendary comic artist and author
Types of Comics
What is the difference between a comic book, manga, or graphic novel?
What is a digital comic?
If you wonder about such distinctions, check out our glossary!
If you are new to collecting comics, we also have a helpful thesaurus!
DIGITAL COMICS AT LFPL
Free comics that you can view on your computer, tablet, or smartphone!
Overdrive‘s collection has comics from publishers such as BOOM! Studios, DC Comics, IDW Publishing, Image Comics, Marvel Comics and Top Shelf Productions
Hoopla’s collection has comics from publishers such as Archie Comics, BOOM! Studios, Dark Horse Comics, DC Comics, Fantagraphics, and Image Comics
We have comics in other languages besides English!
Our largest collections are in French (bandes dessinées)
Located in the Main Library’s International Collection.
and Spanish (tebeos)
You can browse LFPL’s selections by clicking here.
Do you love anime? Manga? Japanese culture? Then join one of our Anime Clubs. Check out this list of upcoming programs to find one near you!
And check out the Manga and Anime FAQ created by Katherine Skaggs, Librarian at the Shawnee Branch