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.

Kick off 2023 with ALA's new conference

  • 1.  Kick off 2023 with ALA's new conference

    Posted Jan 12, 2023 12:31 PM

    LibLearnX: The Library Learning Experience is back, and this time it's happening in person and in New Orleans, January 27-30, 2023!

    At ALA's newest conference offering, the focus is on innovative learning. You'll have access to more than 120 education sessions on a variety of topics presented in formats to match your individual learning style and objectives.

    Personally, I'm looking forward to the short, information packed, 20 minute Shop Talks which fit both my TikTok affected attention span and love of being introduced to lots of different things at once.

    Find a style and topic that resonates with you in the full list of sessions on the LibLearnX website.

    Also at LibLearnX, you can celebrate with colleagues at award ceremonies; hear from authors and thought leaders; and interact with trend-setting exhibitors-all the exciting features you can always count on at ALA conferences. And there will be plenty of opportunities to recharge and connect with friends new and old.

    Register before January 15 to save and join us in this exciting experience.

    We hope to see you there!



    Can't join us in New Orleans? The LLX Digital Experience is a virtual option that offers live and on-demand access to a specially curated selection of sessions.


    Lessa Kanani'opua Pelayo-Lozada
    ALA President, 2022-2023
    Adult Services Assistant Manager, Palos Verdes Public Library