Gaming Resources

  • This wiki has a comprehensive bibliography of resources on gaming in libraries.

My shortlist of resources for those just getting into the subject:

Books and publications:

  • Gee, James Paul. What Video Games Have to Teach Us About Learning and Literacy. Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. (Revised and Updated)
  • Levine, Jenny. “Gaming and Libraries: Intersection of Services” Library Technology Reports Sep/Oct 2006, vol. 42., n. 5 Teaser pages available here
  • Levine, Jenny. “Gaming and Libraries Update:Broadening the Intersections” Library Technology Reports April 2008, vol. 44.,n.3 Teaser pages available here
  • Neiburger, Eli. Gamers…In The Library: The Why, What, and How of VideogameTournaments for All Ages. ALA Editions, 2007
  • Shaffer, David Williamson.  How Computer  Games Help Children Learn. Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.

Online Resources:


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