Cartoon & Comics Research

This guide provides an overview of cartoon related resources


Books containing underground comics or underground comix are available through The Ohio State University Library Catalog. To find these items, you will want to search for the artist name, title, or publisher of an artists' work.

The following subject terms gather general resources about underground comics and their creators.

Underground comic books, strips, etc

Underground comic books, strips, etc. -- United States


The following archival collections contain materials related to underground comics:

Jay Kennedy Collection

Jay Lynch Collection and Papers

Original Art


To find images, you may want to search these databases:


The following databases contain additional resources on Underground Comics:

Alexander Street Press' Underground and independent comics, comix, and graphic novels

Grand Comics Database

Samples from our Collection

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