GAMERT (Gaming) Round Table

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The mission of the Games and Gaming Round Table is to provide the following:
  • A forum for the exchange of ideas and concerns surrounding games in libraries;
  • Resources to the library community to support the building and maintaining of library game collections;
  • A force for initiating and supporting game programming in libraries;
  • Create an awareness of, and need for, the support of the value of gaming and play in libraries, schools, and related learning communities.
  • Create an awareness of the value of games and gaming in library outreach and community engagement plans.
  • A professional and social forum for networking among librarians and non-librarians interested in games and gaming.

Core Forum - Early Bird Reg closes soon

  • 1.  Core Forum - Early Bird Reg closes soon

    Posted Aug 18, 2023 09:48 AM

    Hey, everyone  - 

    Passing along this info from Core about the upcoming Core Forum in New Orleans. Looks like there are some interesting and timely topics and discussions planned.


    Core Forum is steadily approaching like a New Orleans brass band!<o:p></o:p>

    Register Today<o:p></o:p>

    Learn about our fascinating keynotes and engaging sessions so you can make your case to attend and enjoy a whirlwind weekend with your peers October 19-21 in New Orleans.<o:p></o:p>

    View the full program:<o:p></o:p>

    ·         50+ educational programs<o:p></o:p>

    ·         30+ poster sessions<o:p></o:p>

    ·         6 preconferences<o:p></o:p>

    ·         2 amazing keynotes: Mona Lisa Saloy, Ph.D., Louisiana Poet Laureate; and Ben Jaffe, Creative Director of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band<o:p></o:p>

    ·         Meet with exhibitors<o:p></o:p>

    ·         Plus an awards reception, game night, dine arounds, and other social events!<o:p></o:p>

    View sessions by program track:<o:p></o:p>

    ·         Access & Equity<o:p></o:p>

    ·         Buildings & Operations<o:p></o:p>

    ·         Leadership & Management<o:p></o:p>

    ·         Metadata & Collections<o:p></o:p>

    ·         Preservation<o:p></o:p>

    ·         Technology<o:p></o:p>

    Early bird registration ends September 9th!<o:p></o:p>

    Register Today!<o:p></o:p>

    Tina Coleman
    Memebership Marketing Specialist
    Staff Liaison - GNCRT and GameRT
    American Library Association