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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Anime and Manga: Osamu Tezuka

This is an introductory guide to the anime and manga resources at the library.

Get to know Osamu Tezuka!

Books by Osamu Tezuka

Film Interpretation of Osamu Tezuka - Metropolis

Animated Series - Hi no Tori (Phoenix)

Mangas by Tezuka

About This Page

This page is to introduce Tezuka Osamu, who is often referred to as the "Godfather of Manga". His works have been instrumental in contributing to what contemporary manga has grown into today. The library possesses a number of his works available in both Japanese and English, many of them are listed on this page. Please have a look at them and find your favorites!