Amanda Jacobs Foust, a longtime advocate for comics and graphic novels in libraries, will provide an overview of the best comics and graphic novels for children, teens and adults from 2019 and look ahead at the most anticipated titles expected in 2020 with an eye towards how to best serve and provide patrons with unique and diverse titles.
In this interactive and informative webinar, participants will learn:
Recommended comics and graphic novels for readers advisory and collection development
Popular and lesser-known publishers
Resources for readers advisory and collection development for comics and graphic novels
Original Broadcast December 3, 2019
Biography ~ Amanda Jacobs Foust
Amanda Jacobs Foust is a librarian for Douglas County Libraries and an editor for No Flying No Tights. She has been presenting, writing and talking about comics in libraries for over a decade and also produced and co-hosted the In the Library with a Comic Book podcast with Jack Baur of the Berkeley Public Library. In addition to her comics work, Amanda has extensive experience as a conference and webinar presenter on a diverse range of topics related to librarianship.