Tools & Resources
All the things you need to help you with creating a gaming experience @ your library, from advocating to evaluating.
Gaming Readiness Checklist
Tips from the expert panel, in PowerPoint format.
Making the Case: Advocacy and FAQs
How to advocate for gaming and respond to challenges from critics.
An explanation of the various kinds of literacy, connecting gaming and literacy.
Money, Money, Money: Budgeting and Purchasing Equipment
Learn how to do free and inexpensive gaming services, get a ballpark idea of costs, and discover funding resources.
Facility Issues: Time, Space and Staff
Discover how to create something, when you have nothing.
Forms and Handouts
Print our collections list for your own materials orders,
and get ideas from our collection of registration forms and scoring sheets.
Marketing and Publicity
Don't reinvent the wheel. Download and modify our marketing templates gathered from successful programs and get ideas from our collection of posters and fliers.
Telling Your Story: Evaluation and Assessment Tools
Programming shouldn't happen in a vacuum! Successful planning includes assessment. Test a collection of surveys to help you evaluate and improve gaming @ your library.
Not sure if it's okay to circulate games or run tournaments? Get the lowdown here!
Bibliography of Resources
Support for making your case, background information, and
books, articles, websites, podcasts, and conference presentations to inform and educate.
Leaders in the library gaming field.