About the Collection
The Simon Fraser University Library Editorial Cartoons Collection contains over 11,600 original drawings published in Canadian newspapers between 1952 and the present.
Using the Database
You can use the quick search form at the top of the page, or click on the advanced search if you want to limit your searches by date and or by cartoonist. The quick search finds words in the following fields: publication information, cartoonist's name, cartoon text, subjects, and display notes.
Images in the database are made available under
Most records in the database indicate the "SFU
MsC Code" for the cartoon; this is the call number to request
the drawing in the Library's Special Collections.
The Simon Fraser University Library gratefully acknowledges the support of the Young Canada Works in Heritage Institutions program, the Department of Canadian Heritage / Ministère du Patrimoine canadien, the Canadian Library Association, and the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre in digitizing the Collection.