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.
  • 1.  Trivia Championship update

    Posted Dec 21, 2023 08:27 AM

    Hello, folks - an update regarding the Trivia Championship:

    In discussion with RUSA and NMRT, we're looking to fold it together with the NMRT ALA Annual Social - it would follow immediately after, and would steer more people towards it, while still keeping the same time slot.  I think we can do it without the full A/V setup as well, which would save a huge amount of money.

    And best of all, SustainRT is willing to be a joint sponsor as well!



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    Thomas Vose
    Director
    Ruth Enlow Library of Garrett County
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  • 2.  RE: Trivia Championship update

    Posted Dec 21, 2023 09:34 AM

     

    Fantastic!! 😊

     

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    Joshua Newport (he/him/his)

    Math and Science Librarian – Milner 518

    Liaison for Chemistry; Health Sciences;

    Geology, Geography, and the Environment; Information Technology;

    Kinesiology and Recreation; and Mathematics

    Campus Box 8900, Milner Library, Illinois State University

    Normal, IL  61790

    309-438-7444

     






  • 3.  RE: Trivia Championship update

    Posted Dec 22, 2023 12:48 PM
    That's awesome!

    Rebecca Strang (she/her)

    Children's Services Librarian

    Naperville Public Library

    630-637-4984 | www.naperville-lib.org