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Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
Games and Gaming in the Library
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Games and Gaming in the Library
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Games and Gaming in the Library

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Want to game in your library? Let us show you how we did it! Game on!

Want to game in your library? Let us show you how we did it! Game on!

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  • 1. Games and Gaming in the Library Making your library the coolest place on the block
  • 2. Why Game? ● Bring more people into the Library ● Connect with your patrons ● Invite them to find more about the library
  • 3. Getting Started What do I need?
  • 4. Types of Gaming Experiences Community Sponsored Board Game Nights Always on Gaming Video Game Nights
  • 5. Community
  • 6. Board Game Nights
  • 7. FamilyGames
  • 8. Cooperative
  • 9. Card Games
  • 10. wizkidsgames.com annarbor.com Deck Building
  • 11. Strategy
  • 12. Always-On Gaming
  • 13. Xbox Kinect
  • 14. Sandbox
  • 15. Party Games
  • 16. Legos
  • 17. Video Game Night
  • 18. Turn Based
  • 19. Real Time Strategy
  • 20. Co-op
  • 21. First Person Shooter
  • 22. Variations
  • 23. Hardware: Requirements and Costs
  • 24. Computer ● Hardware ○ Variable ● Popular Games ○ Warcraft III ○ Age of Empires ○ Team Fortress 2 ○ Counterstrike ○ Torchlight II
  • 25. Wii ● Hardware ○ Wii ○ Controllers ○ Nunchuk ○ TV ● Popular Games ○ Wii Sports ○ Mariokart ○ Just Dance
  • 26. Xbox 360 (and Kinect) ● Hardware ○ Xbox ○ Controllers ○ Kinect (optional) ○ TV ● Popular Games ○ Halo ○ Call of Duty ○ Minecraft ○ Castle Crashers ○ Wipeout
  • 27. Challenges to Consider ● Parental Concern ● Age/Skill Level ● Sharing ● Broken Games ● No Attendance
  • 28. Management Buy In The hard part?
  • 29. Be Prepared ● Plan A ● Plan B
  • 30. Identify Community Partners
  • 31. What ifs?
  • 32. Questions? Please Ask!
  • 33. Thank You! Josh Barnes & Jezmynne Dene Portneuf District Library Chubbuck, Idaho josh.barnes@portneuflibrary.org jezmynne.dene@portneuflibrary.org

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