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Reading Room Closures for Spring 2018

During spring semester, the Lucy Shelton Caswell Reading Room will have limited seating or will be closed on the following: Sunday, March 11- Spring Break (CLOSED) Sunday, March 18- Spring Break (CLOSED) Thursday, March 22 @11:10 am-12:45 pm-AEDE/IS/PUBAFRS 4535- Economics of Development (Limited Seating)  

New exhibitions open November 4, 2017

Visit our newest exhibitions, Looking Backward, Looking Forward: U.S. Immigration in Cartoons and Comics and Cartoon Couture on view through April 22, 2018. Galleries are open Tuesday-Sunday, 1-5 pm.


“Only a Comic Valentine” by Frederick Burr Opper

Happy Valentine’s Day from all of us at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum! Check out this comic kinetoscope featuring a vinegar valentine by Frederick Burr Opper for the New York Journal on February 11, 1900. From our San Francisco Academy of Comic Art Collection. [Read More...]

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