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Darling, J. N. Aces and Kings: Cartoons from the Nebraska State Journal. Lincoln: Nebraska State Journal, 1918.

Darling, J. N. Cartoons from the Pen of Jay N. Darling: "Ding." Des Moines: Register and Leader Co., undated.

Darling, J. N. Condensed Ink, an Iowa Breakfast Food: Being Cartoons from The Register and Leader, of Des Moines by "Ding." Des Moines: Register and Leader Co. [1910].

Darling, J. N. The Cruise of the Bouncing Betsy: A Trailer Travelogue. New York: Stokes, 1937.

Darling, J. N. Ding Goes to Russia. New York and London: McGraw-Hill, 1932.

Darling, J. N. In Peace and War: Cartoons from the Des Moines Register. Des Moines: Register and Tribune Co., 1916.

Darling, J. N. It Seems Like Only Yesterday. Des Moines: Ding Darling [1960].

Darling, J. N. Our Own Outlines of History for 1921 & 1922: Cartoons by J. N. Darling, Book 8. Des Moines: Des Moines Register and Tribune Co., 1922.

Darling, J. N., and Henry, John M. As Ding Saw Hoover. Ames: Iowa State College Press, 1954.

Darling, J. N. Ding's Half Century. New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1962.

Darling, J. N. Marcellus Warner Darling: 18441913. Glencoe, IL: Clara W. Darling [1913].

Darling, J. N. Cartoons from the Files of the Register and Leader, 2nd ed. Des Moines: Register and Leader Co., 1909.

Darling, J. N. The Education of Alonzo Applegate and Other Cartoons by J. N. Ding, 2nd ed. Des Moines: Register and Leader Co., 1910.

Darling, J. N. As Ding Saw Herbert Hoover. Ames: Iowa State University Press, 1996.

Foreign Policy Association. A Cartoon History of United States Foreign Policy: 17761976. New York: Morrow, 1975.

Garraty, John A. The American Nation: A History of the United States, 3rd ed. New York: Harper and Row, 1975.

Koss, Christopher D., ed. A Ding Darling Sampler: The Editorial Cartoons of Jay N. Darling. Mt. Pleasant: The Maecenas Press, 2004.

Koss, Christopher D., ed. J. N. "Ding" Darling's Conservation and Wildlife Cartoons. Des Moines: The J. N. "Ding" Darling Foundation, 2002.

Lendt, David L. Ding: The Life of Jay Norwood Darling. Ames: Iowa State University Press, 1989.

Lendt, David L. Ding:  The Life of Jay Norwood Darling, 4th ed. Mt. Pleasant, SC: The Maecenas Press, 2001.

Murphy, Dan, ed. Midwest Farming as Portrayed by a Selection from Ding's Cartoons. Des Moines: Pioneer Hi-Bred Corn Co., 1960.

Worthen, Amy N. The Prints of J. N. Darling. Ames, IA: Iowa State University Press, 1984 & 2001.