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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

French and Francophone Studies: Comic Books

Bandes Dessinées, Comics, and Graphic Novels

Useful Subject Headings

For French-language comics search:

Comic books, strips, etc.--France

Comic books, strips, etc.--Belgium

Comic books, strips, etc.--Africa, French-speaking

Bandes dessinées 

Bandes dessinées--Canada

Romans graphiques​


For history and criticism search:

Comic books, strips, etc.--France--History and criticism

Comic books, strips, etc.--Belgium--History and criticism

Bandes dessinée--France--Histoire et critique

Bandes dessinée--Belgique--Histoire et critique

Research Databases

History and Criticism