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Graphic Novels: Bridging the Gaps Michelle Chrzanowski Susan Hampe Shalon Hurlbert Randi Wines

Bridging the Gap

Collection Development How To • • • •

What to Get Patron Suggestions Reviews and Website Sources How to Handle the Age Divide

Kids Series to Get

Teen Series to Get

Adult Series to Get

Patron Suggestions • Paper, Word of Mouth, or Online • Responding to Patron Suggestions • What To and Not To Buy

Extra Circ

Promoting Your Collection

Create Your Own Section

Comic Connections


Social Media


Comic Book Days


Japanese Culture

Book Club Bags

Create Your Own

Advanced Gaming

Shortened VLA Graphic Novel Presentation  

Shortened VLA Graphic Novel Presentation