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Graphic novels now : building, managing, and marketing a dynamic collection

Author: Francisca Goldsmith
Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1992, Maus, a graphic novel by Art Spiegelman, won the Pulitzer Prize. The genre has been growing ever since, appealing to the visual-oriented Gen-X and Gen-Y, as well as to reluctant readers, those of all ages seeking alternative viewpoints, and anyone willing to take both image and word into consideration. Graphic Novels Now helps librarians new to the genre with all the key issues related to these unique  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Graphic novels
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Goldsmith, Francisca.
Graphic novels now.
Chicago : American Library Association, 2005
(DLC) 2005012653
(OCoLC)60341528
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Francisca Goldsmith
ISBN: 0838998038 9780838998038 9780838909041 0838909043
OCLC Number: 76789061
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 113 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Why graphic novels now? : modern readers, modern libraries --
What is the right word for a book that looks like this? : definitions --
What is good? : finding reviews and developing collections --
How can I deal with Pigeons from hell? : maintaining graphic novel collections --
Can readers find your library's graphic novels? : classification and descriptive cataloging --
How does the collection find new readers? : marketing and promotion --
How can you put legs on your graphic novels? : creating programs to get the collection up and walking --
The politics of graphic novels.
Responsibility: Francisca Goldsmith.

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By focusing on monographic works in a practical, in-depth professional discussion, this guide helps librarians grapple with the details of a growing genre and customer base that rarely fits into an  Read more...

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