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Arabic Comic Books

This guide is a starting point for finding information on comic books and graphic novels in the Arab world. The guide was created in support of Mu'taz and Rada Sawwaf Arabic Comics Initiative at the American University of Beirut.

Library Resources

The titles listed on this page do not represent a comprehensive list of resources available through AUB Libraries. Use the Library Catalog to find more comic books, comic magazines, graphic novels, and others available at the University Libraries.

Sample Book

كتاب روز اليوسف - العدد الخامس - سنة 1954,0,270,382

Comic book encyclopedia

Encyclopedia of comic books and graphic novels 
موسوعة منشورات الشريط المصور (كومكس) اللبنانية

Selected comic books published by L'Academie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts (ALBA).

These comic books are student master projects. For more titles published by ALBA and available in our library click here.