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Gaming in libraries

Kelly Nicole Czarnecki

Gaming in libraries

by Kelly Nicole Czarnecki

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Published by Neal-Schuman Publishers in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-120) and index.

StatementKelly Nicole Czarnecki
SeriesThe tech set -- no. 9, Tech set -- #9.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ716.33 .C97 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 127 p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24523453M
ISBN 101555707092
ISBN 109781555707095
LC Control Number2010005398
OCLC/WorldCa521938982

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  Access, location and hours. This room, located in the The Workshop, is available for VCU students, faculty and staff for gaming and ut the key and gaming console accessories at the Innovative Media service desk. The room seats up to 6 people and may be reserved online in advance.. Technology. Gaming Collection Resources in Special Collections. The Gaming Collection contains thousands of published works on gaming from gambling guides and gambling systems (including how-to books on games ranging from Whist to Texas Hold-em) to governmental reports on the financial impact of gaming to historical and sociological works on gaming to books on compulsive gambling.

  The international academic journal Library Quarterly recently published my article tracing the history of gaming in libraries back to the s. You can see the entire article in the publications area of my game lab, Because Play Matters.I wanted to offer a few highlights here about how public libraries have used games over the years.   John Kirriemuir sent me a link to his presentation on gaming and on gaming and libraries, given at the Ticer summer school: Digital libraries a la Carte: new choices for the spends more time on this stuff more than most, so his presentation is a nice overview [].There are other presentations of interest available on the website (I liked Ian Dolphin’s overview of portal stuff.


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