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Reviews and Recommendations

As you may know, I conducted a webinar on Thursday for the Texas State Library and Archives Commission on using comics, graphic novels and manga in libraries.┬áIf you attended – thank you! I had such a great time! And if … Continue reading

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A Librarian’s Quick Reference Graphic Novel/Manga List

As I’ve previously mentioned, I am conducting a webinar on Thursday, February 12 for the Texas State Library and Archives Commission titled Graphic Novels: A Gateway for Reluctant Readers. If you haven’t yet, you can register HERE. Part of the … Continue reading

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Webinar on Thursday, February 12 – Graphic Novels: A Gateway for Reluctant Readers

Hey! At 2pm Central this Thursday, February 12, I’m doing a webinar for the Texas State Library and Archives Commission titled Graphic Novels: A Gateway for Reluctant Readers. This webinar is specifically geared to librarians and K-12 teachers hoping to … Continue reading

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Comics in the Classroom – A Few Websites

No matter the age, using comics in the classroom is a controversial topic. Luckily, there is a growing array of online resources to support and enhance the use of graphic novels, comics and manga in a classroom or library setting. … Continue reading

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The Value of White Space

Have you read Scott McCloud’s Understanding Comics? If not, and you are a librarian who believes comics, graphic novels, and manga are an inferior medium to, well, anything (and I’ve heard it all – that comics are inferior to literature, … Continue reading

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