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Children's Literature • Graphic Novels: Welcome

This guide is a starting point for locating graphic novels in the juvenile collection.

Children's Literature & Graphic Novels

Welcome! This guide is a starting place for information and resources about graphic novels in Archer Library's juvenile collection. Our collection includes graphic novels for younger readers and young adults, with both fiction and non-fiction titles. Juvenile books are located on the 2nd floor, directly outside of the Instructional Resource Center.


Guide Overview • Navigation

Use the tabs at the top of the page to navigate this library guide. Explore resources from left to right, or choose a topic that is of interest to you. Topics featured in this guide include:

  • Graphic Novels • Overview:  Introducing graphic novels and how to locate them in the catalog.
  • Graphic Novels • Juvenile Collection: Explore titles for young readers and young adults.
  • Graphic Novel Resources: Select eBooks and online resources for graphic novel information.
  • Instructional Resource Center: Link to the IRC website.

Juvenile Collection • Children's Books

The library's juvenile (or children's) collection is located on the second floor. This collection is cataloged and shelved using Library of Congress subject headings; it encompasses board books, picture books, and juvenile through young adult literature, fiction and non-fiction titles.

New books are added to the juvenile collection throughout the academic year. Visit the new book area on 2nd floor to explore recently added titles. Keep up to date with additions to the juvenile and IRC collections via the Instructional Resource Center News & Information Blog.

Questions? Need Help?

If you have questions about any of the resources presented in this guide, or need help locating titles presented, stop in the IRC, Archer Library second floor, for help.

During IRC operating hours, Ask the IRC chat is available for general questions; a chat widget is located on this page. Feel free to contact me via email at


Diane Schrecker

Diane Schrecker, MLIS, M.Ed.

Curriculum & Instruction Librarian
Head of the IRC
☏ 419.207.6406

Instructional Resource Center
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Ashland, OH 44805

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