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Underground and Independent Comics and Graphic Novels

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Underground and Independent Comics, Comix and Graphic Novels is the first scholarly database that is focused on adult comic books and graphic novels.

Browse through one of the thousand of titles, including works like “Terrific Comics” and “Pocket Full of Rain and Other Stories.” It includes more than 75,000 pages of original material dating back to the 1950’s.

Comic, comix and graphic novel enthusiasts are able to browse through a number of categories such as characters, genres, publishers and subjects. The advanced search option gives comic enthusiasts the ability to search for specific titles, art credits and colorings. The database also allows users to create themed collections of materials based on their choice of themes, authors and more. The help option gives useful tips on browsing through subjects, creating playlists and answers to frequently asked questions.

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