What is a Graphic Novel?

Mini-Lesson prepared by Jessica Abel.
>This mini-lesson would take 15-30 minutes to present.

In What is a Graphic Novel, Jessica Abel provides valuable information on how to read graphic novels and comics.

With Matt Madden, Abel co-authored

You can learn more about Abel and her work by visiting her website.

Why Consult a Librarian?

Students—and sometimes even faculty members—don't realize the importance of consulting a reference librarian about their research. Were it not for the assistance of reference librarian Joseph Miller, we would not have known about Jessica Abel's What is a Graphic Novel?

Excerpt from What is a Graphic Novel?