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Special Collections: Comics


The Avengers comic cover

Comics Collection

Batman comic cover

The Materials Room

The Materials Room is home to the MDX special collections related to art and design. The Room is normally open during term time, Monday-Friday, 12 - 3 PM - although there may be teaching in the room, especially in the Autumn term. See below for weekly opening hours. You can find it in the Basement of the Sheppard Library, Hendon. Please contact us if you have any queries or would like to make an appointment for a time outsde the standard opening hours:

The Crow

The Crow comic cover

The MDX Comics Collection

The Comics Collection is an assortment of comics which is held in the Materials Room, where there is also a display of items from the collection.

The Materials Room is located in the Basement of the Sheppard Library at Hendon and is usually open from 12pm - 3pm Monday to Friday during term-time.  Contact for more information.

Comic Categories

The categories are:

Adult Comics
Including: Zit, Warrior, The Phantom,
Charlton/DC Comics
Children's Comics
Including: Beano, Beezer, Buster, Bunty, Dandy, Eagle, June & Schoolfriend, Mandy, My Guy, Princess, Teddy Bear, Victor
Chinese & Japanese
Comic Cuts
Comic Strips
Film and TV
Funday Times
Marvel Comics
Punch Covers
R Crumb
Viz, Gas & Smut