Website credits

Founder/Initiator
Kees Kousemaker (1942-2010)

(Web)store
Boris Kousemaker (owner), Klaas Knol, Arie Plas, Jurrien de Vries

Editorial team Comiclopedia
Bas Schuddeboom (chief editor), Kjell Knudde

Programming, Design & database
Digizaal webdev, Grafx MFG

Web guru
Rick Webb

(Former) Contributors Comiclopedia
Margreet de Heer, Martinez Flores (Mexico), André Fournier (Canada), Michel Heynen (France), Elihai Cnafo (Israel), Antonio Joel (Brazil), Ferenc Kiss (Hungary), Szabolcs Kiss (Hungary), Marcel Lagerman, Justin van Lopik, Wout Meijer, Vladimir Nedialkov, Nikos Nikolaidis (Greece), Vincent Polverino, Stiliana Thepileva (Bulgaria), Eduardo Urrutia (Spain), Charlotte Weeb (UK)

Editorial support
Marko Ajdaric (Brazil), Dirk Arend, Paulo Cesar (Brazil), Alfredo Castelli (Italy), Toon Dohmen, Gianfranco Goria (Italy), Manuel Gonzalez-Rodriguez, Jean-Marc Lofficier (France), Jeroen Mirck, Dodo Nita (Romania), Mladen Novakovic, Dan Schiff (USA), Denis Villegas (Philippines), Jos van Waterschoot

Many thanks to:
Andrey Ayoshin, Janny Bos, Alan Clark, Jakub Demianczuk, Robbert Drupsteen, Ferdi Felderhof, Rob Geleijnse, Yasco Horsman, Rick Idenburg, Alex Jay, Hansje Joustra, Yakup Karahan, Nadine Kieft, Steven Knol, Ivan Kocmarek, Alex van Koten, Dwinita Larasati, Egbert Liebold, Robert Löffler (Germany), Hans Matla, Bert Meppelink, Dario Mogno, George Mulder, Sergey Nikolov, CGL Oldersma, Marko Otsen, Peter Pontiac, Massimo Repetti, Trina Robbins, Eric-Jan Scharlee, Abel Schoenmaker, Germund Silvegren, Fredrik Strömberg, Wendy Siuyi Wong, Hanneke Visser, Arjan Vlaming, Jan-Willem de Vries, Gerard Zeegers, FreeFind, Google, Apple, xxLink, The Bunker, A.L. Digital Ltd, Michael Renshaw, The Real Free Press, Women in Tights

Resources
The Comiclopedia owes much gratitude to these invaluable general sources of information:

BDOubliees - Site with "forgotten" French comics and indexes of magazines
Bear Alley - Steve Holland's blog about British comics and its authors
Bedetheque - Extensive database of French comic albums
Beyond the Funnies - The History of Comics in English Canada and Quebec
Brabant Strip Magazine - Comics information magazine from Flanders
Catawiki Comics Catalogue - Catalogue of comic books from auction platform Catawiki
Comic Book Plus - A large database of copyright-free Golden Age and Silver Age comic books
Comicguide.de - Database of German comic publications
The Comics Journal - America's main comics information magazine founded by Gary Groth in 1977
Comixjoint - Website about underground comix
Delpher - Online newspaper archive of the National Library of the Netherlands
Ergocomics - Chilean comics portal
The Fabulous Fifties - Ger Apeldoorn's blog on classic American newspaper comics
Grand Comics Database - Database covering all printed comics throughout the world
Guida al Fumetto Italiano - Database of Italian comics magazines and books maintained by IF Edizioni
Inducks.org - The online database of Disney comics worldwide
Philippine Comics Art Museum (defunct) - Overview about Philippine comics authors by Gerry Alanguilan on komikero.com
Stripper's Guide - Allan Holtz's wonderful blog about classic and obscure American newspaper comics
Stripnieuws - Dutch comics information magazine published by Het Stripschap
Stripschrift - The oldest comics information magazine from the Netherlands
Stripspeciaalzaak.be - Highly informative Flemish news portal maintained by David Steenhuyse
Tebeosfera - Spanish comics portal
Toonopedia - Don Markstein's site about (classic) comic book characters
UBC Fumetti - Italian comics portal
Who's Who of American Comic Books - Database of American comic book authors, set up by comics historian Jerry Bails

American Newspaper Comics, An Encyclopedic Reference Guide - Edited by Allan Holtz (The University of Michigan Press, 2012)
BD Guide 2005 - Edited by Claude Moliterni, Philippe Mellot, Laurent Turpin, Michel Denni and Nathalie Michel-Szelechowska (Omnibus, 2004)
Het Beeldverhaal in Vlaanderen - By Danny De Laet (Brabantia Nostra, 1977)
België Gestript - By Geert De Weyer (Ballon Media, 2014)
Bonzer, Australian Comics 1900s-1990s - Edited by Annette Shiell (National Centre for Australian Studies, Monash University (Elgua Media, 1998)
De christelijke strip in Vlaanderen; of een andere kijk op de geschiedenis van het beeldverhaal in Vlaanderen - By Jozef Peeters (Lobergen, 2011)
Danish Comics Today - Compiled by Anders Hjorth-Jørgensen (Stavnsager, 1997)
Dictionnaire de la Bande Dessinée - Edited by Henri Filippini (Bordas, 2005) |
Dictionnaire de la Bande Dessinée d'Afrique Francophone- Edited by Christophe Cassiau-Haurie (L'Harmattan, 2013)
De la Historieta y su uso 1873-2000 (2 volumes) - Compiled by Jesus Cuadrado (Ediciones SineEntido, 2000)
Forging a New Medium: The Comic Strip in the Nineteenth Century - By Charles Dierick and Pascal Lefèvre (VUB University Press, Brussels, 1998)
Hong Kong Comics, A History of Manhua - By Wendy Siuyi Wong (Princeton Architectural Press, 2002)
Larousse de la BD - Edited by Patrick Gaumer (Paris: Larousse, 2004)
Loslopend wild; de nieuwe generatie Vlaamse stripauteurs - By Geert De Weyer (Oogachtend, 2009)
Manga: Sixty Years of Japanese Comics - By Paul Gravett (Harper Design, 2004)
Swedish Comics History - Written by Fredrik Strömberg (The Swedish Comics Association, 2010)
De Vlaamse Stripauteurs - By Danny De Laet (De Dageraad, 1982)
Wordt Vervolgd, Stripleksikon der Lage Landen - Overview of Dutch-language comics compiled by Lambiek's Kees Kousemaker (Het Spectrum, 1979)
The World Encyclopedia of Comics (Revised Edition) - Edited by Maurice Horn (New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1998)