Do not use serial records or set records for graphic novels—use a monograph record for the individual volume.
Use the free-floating form subdivision
‡v Comic books, strips, etc. with all topical headings.
650 _ 0 ‡aRunaway teenagers‡vComic books, strips, etc.
650 _ 0 ‡aVoyages and travels‡vComic books, strips, etc.
Form and Genre headings (
Assign genre headings from the LCGFT as appropriate. Use the following form headings for all graphic novels and comic book compilations:
655 _ 7 ‡aGraphic novels.‡2lcgft
655 _ 7 ‡aComics (Graphic works)‡2lcgft
When a translated work has been adapted, enter the work under the person responsible for the adaptation. Make an added entry for the original author.
100 1 _ ‡aJones, Gerard,‡eauthor.
245 1 0 ‡aDragon ball.‡nVol. 1 /‡cstory and art by Akira Toriyama ; [English adaptation by Gerard Jones].
700 1 _ ‡aToriyama, Akira,‡eauthor,‡eillustrator.