Blog Posts

  • Wed, 04/25/2018 - 12:02pm

    Nickel City Con

    The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library will be at the Nickel City Con hosting activities for all ages, Saturday, May 19th and Sunday, May 20th. Learn about superheroes, science, art, and more!

  • Thu, 04/05/2018 - 1:00pm
    May 5th is Free Comic Book Day!  Find a participating comic book shop near you. 
  • Tue, 12/12/2017 - 12:00am

    With the 100th anniversary of WWI, educators are discovering how to incorporate comics into their curriculum. CBR has compiled a great overview of books focusing on the conflict. Click here.

    WWI Comics

  • Fri, 09/15/2017 - 2:23pm

    On September 30th and October 1st, the Buffalo & Erie County Library will be at the Buffalo Comicon hosting activities for all ages. Learn about superheroes, science, art, and more! We will also have our first ever manga activity room, featuring anime courtesy of Crunchyroll!

    This event will take place at the Buffalo-Niagara Convention Center.

  • Thu, 09/07/2017 - 12:00am

    This year’s Banned Books Week lasts from September 24th to 30th. However, you can kick things off early by reading one of these banned and challenged graphic novels spotlighted by the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund. The CBLDF has also compiled a list of upcoming anti-censorship events from across the country.

    To find out more about this annual celebration of free speech, please check out or visit a library near you!